PE9: Inform and inspire the public.

PE9 Action: Climate Change Education & Engagement

4, 8 Points

Bronze Priority      Silver Priority 


PE9 Action: Energy Reduction Campaign

5 Points


PE9 Action: Climate-related Public Events

3 Points


PE9 Action: Local Climate Action Website

3 Points


PE9 Action: Social Media

3 Points


Host events and organize campaigns to educate citizens about climate change and help them discover their role in building a low-emission community that is attractive, healthy, and equitable. Create websites, and use social media outlets to publicize the local government's commitment to reducing GHG emissions and adapting to a changing climate.

  • Environmental education programming through Environmental Management Council, Broome-Tioga Stormwater Coalition and Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • Sharing environmental notices/awareness via social media (EMC)