Taking Action

Local governments can make a significant contribution to protecting the global climate. Taking climate action can be done by reducing GHG emissions in your Government Operations or by planning complete and compact Communities.

Ways to Take Action

Government Operations Actions

Actions for Civic Buildings, Fleets, Infrastructure, Becoming Carbon Neutral Local Government

Community Wide Actions

Actions for Land Use, Transportation, Buildings,  Making Community Inventories & Action Planning

Quick Start Actions

Quick Start Actions Small, Rural, Medium & Large Communities, Climate Action for Elected Officials Guide