Why you, why now? Developing your community’s unique story and highlighting your personal commitment to climate leadership will give your community the inspiration it needs to understand how climate change impacts them, providing them reasons to support and join you. In addition, integrating your sustainability statements into existing city agencies/departments will reinforce your commitment. Path to Positive Communities will help you begin and continue the conversation on how climate solutions will fit into your community’s existing priorities and values, while helping you meet your goals. Access talking points and communication tools below to help broaden climate awareness and inspire your community to engage on the path to a positive future with you.
As a leader you can inspire climate action and prepare your community for the future.
Build and Promote Your Climate Solutions Platform
Path to Positive Communities Talking Points
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Empowering Community Resilience: A Resource Guide for Local Leaders
Small Communitites Toolkit
Energy Star Portfolio Manager
Climate Change Plans/Program
Develop a Local Climate Action Plan
15 Steps to Create Effective Climate Communications
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