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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Local Government Sustainability Polices and Programs, 2010

Local Government Sustainability Polices and Programs, 2010

The survey was sent to 8,569 local governments. The survey response rate is 25.4%, with 2,176 local governments responding. Highlights include: 63% of local governments report conducting energy audits of government buildings; 34% have taken actions to conserve the quantity of water from aquifiers; 4% have established greenhouse gas limits for the local government.


International City/County Management Association (ICMA)

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October 2010

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