Whatever America hopes to come to pass in the world, must first come to pass in the heart of America.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
To enact and foster proactive strategies, systems and structures within the Metro KC region that will drawdown greenhouse gases, improve climate resiliency and generate corresponding economic, social, health, and quality of life benefits.
Draft a regional Climate Action Plan
Develop State legislative platforms for climate action
Create a policy playbook of solutions that can be implemented by municipal elected leaders
Facilitate an annual Climate Action Summit
Our team’s Achievements & Current Efforts
Facilitated Advancing Climate Solutions workshop for 130 local leaders and elected officials in December 2018
2019 National League of Cities Leaders in Climate Resilience recipients
Supported wind energy and energy fairness through policy advocacy at the state level
Partnering with leaders from 25+ KC Metro cities
Planning the 2019 Climate Action Summit in September
Supporting efforts to transition municipalities to 100% carbon free energy
Bringing diverse voices and perspectives to the table
Partnering with the Global Covenant of Mayors and the IUC to create a Climate Action Plan for Metropolitan Kansas City