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GLRPPR Sector Resource: A Guide for Local Officials: Climate Smart Communities

A Guide for Local Officials: Climate Smart Communities

Climate change affects every community in New York -- economically, socially and environmentally. As the first line of response in emergencies, as the proprietors of critical infrastructure and as the governments with immediate responsibility for public health and safety, municipalities face a critical challenge in confronting and responding to climate change. This guide offers first steps to becoming a climate smart community.


NY Dept. of Environmental Conservation

Resource Type:
Fact sheet/checklist

Date of Publication:
February 2009

Associated Sectors:

GLRPPR is a member of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange, a national network of regional information centers: NEWMOA (Northeast), WRRC (Southeast), GLRPPR (Great Lakes), ZeroWasteNet (Southwest), P2RIC (Plains), Peaks to Prairies (Mountain), WSPPN (Pacific Southwest), PPRC (Northwest).


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