Archive for February 2, 2012

City Council Resolution for Pittsburgh Climate Action Plan, Version 2

On January 17, 2012, Councilman Bill Peduto introduced a Resolution to Pittsburgh City Council endorsing the implementation of the Pittsburgh Climate Action Plan, Version 2. Prepared in 2010 and 2011 by the Pittsburgh Climate Initiative Partners and a wide number of other stakeholders,  this document updates the original Pittsburgh Climate Action Plan, Version 1, which was unanimously adopted by City Council in August 2008 as a guiding document for the City of Pittsburgh.

The resolution currently in front of Council includes the following text:

Resolution endorsing the implementation of the Pittsburgh Climate Action Plan Version 2.0 prepared by the Pittsburgh Climate Initiative conveners and contributors and authorizing and instructing the City Solicitor and/or City Clerk to prepare for enactment, adoption and execution of any Ordinances, Resolutions, Agreements and other documents necessary for the implementation of the Pittsburgh Climate Action Plan Version 2.0.

 The full resolution can be downloaded at: http://pittsburgh.legistar.com/gateway.aspx?M=L&ID=15071

A post-agenda hearing on the Pittsburgh Climate Action Plan, Version 2.0 is scheduled for Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. in City Council chambers, 5th Floor, City-County Building, 414 Grant Street.