Municipal Resources

Pittsburgh Green Guide

Pittsburgh City Government's Sustainability Website

Municipal Greening Resources:
ICLEI: Local Governments for Sustainability is an organization that helps local municipalities perform a greenhouse gas emissions inventory and establish a plan to reduce emissions.

The Climate Change Roadmap for Pennsylvania details our state's progress toward reducing its emissions.

The Obama Administration has launched the Presidential Climate Action Project to further local plans.

The EPA has Resources for State Climate Action Plans and for establishing an emissions inventory.

The PEW Center's Map of Climate Action Plans provides an interactive resource for the Nation's state level plans.

The U.S. Conference of Mayors Climate Protection Center provides resources municipal governments to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions and join more than 600 mayors in signing The Mayors Climate Protection Agreement.

Green Playbook for Buildings, Neighborhoods, and Cities is a generalized, step-by-step tool for greening the built environment that was created by a consortium of local governments, non-profits, government agencies, and utilities following the Mayors Climate Protection Agreement.

Climate Wizard allows the user to choose a state or country to view how climate has changed over time and to project what future changes are predicted to occur.


Cities' Climate Action Plans (An incomplete list.)
Boulder's Climate Action Plan
Berkley's Climate Action Plan
Burlington's Climate Action Plan
California's City and County Climate Action PlansCambridge's Climate Action Plan
Chicago's Climate Action Plan
Denver's Climate Action Plan
Fort Collins' Climate Action Plan
Keene's Climate Action Plan
Los Angeles' Climate Action Plan

Madison's Climate Action Plan
New York City's Climate Action Plan
Pittsburgh's Climate Action Plan
Portland's Climate Action Plan
Salt Lake City's Climate Action Plan
San Francisco's Climate Action Plan
Santa Cruz's Climate Action Plan
Seattle's Climate Action Plan
Vancouver's Climate Action Plan

Click here to view the complete list of municipal recommendations available in the Pittsburgh Climate Action Plan.