Climate Action Plan

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The City of Mercer Island is writing its first ever Climate Action Plan (CAP) to guide the government, business, and resident actions needed to reduce the community’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and protect our environment.

Widespread citizen participation will be critical to ensure that planning is a success and that the City hears what's most important to the community. This page will be used mostly for the public engagement components of the Plan: gathering feedback via public comment, online surveys, Q&A.

Other outreach tools such as workshops, webpages, and public meetings will also be used throughout the 12-month CAP process. The CAP is expected to be adopted by the City Council in December 2022.

To learn much more about Mercer Island's CAP, climate change, and GHG information, visit the main CAP website at www.mercerisland.gov/CAP

The City of Mercer Island is writing its first ever Climate Action Plan (CAP) to guide the government, business, and resident actions needed to reduce the community’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and protect our environment.

Widespread citizen participation will be critical to ensure that planning is a success and that the City hears what's most important to the community. This page will be used mostly for the public engagement components of the Plan: gathering feedback via public comment, online surveys, Q&A.

Other outreach tools such as workshops, webpages, and public meetings will also be used throughout the 12-month CAP process. The CAP is expected to be adopted by the City Council in December 2022.

To learn much more about Mercer Island's CAP, climate change, and GHG information, visit the main CAP website at www.mercerisland.gov/CAP

  • Take the Climate Action Plan Survey!

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    To help fight climate change locally, we’ll need broad community participation! All of the questions used at the Dec 8, 2021, kickoff meeting are now available as a survey right here on Let's Talk.

    Please submit your comments today!

  • Community Kickoff Event

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    At this online community meeting on Dec 8, 2021, about 60 attendees heard a short update on the proposed plan timeline and an overview of recent actions and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions status. Staff then gathered feedback from attendees on their climate priorities and personal vision for the Plan. You can view the presentation or read the Summary Notes in the Document Library. The video recording of this meeting is available on our public meetings You Tube page.

    Couldn't make the meeting? The questions posed during the introduction and the breakout sessions are available on this page (see online survey) for you to complete in your own time.

    If you have a general question about the CAP process, please use the Ask a Question tab so that everyone can learn from the answer. Or you can make a comment at the Public Comment tab. Thanks!

Page last updated: 21 January 2022, 17:35