Some higher levels of government are showing a lack of interest in sustainability and resiliency but luckily local governments have stepped up to do more than ever. Learn what some of the most enlightened communities are doing these days to make their neighborhoods a great place to work, live and thrive today and into the future.
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this session, you will be better able to:
Identify how to define and apply sustainability principles within your city.
Describe the key characteristics of sustainability.
Cite examples of what the most enlightened local governments are doing to improve sustainability within their cities.
Government Affairs Manager,
American Public Works Association
Assistant Public Works Director,
City of Phoenix, AZ
Chief Operating Officer,
Impact Infrastructure, Ottawa, ON Canada