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6/16 Webinar: Meeting Regional Climate Targets

6/16 Webinar: Meeting Regional Climate Targets

In our first lunch-and-learn webinar of 2022, staff from the Dane County Office of Energy & Climate Change, the Greater Madison MPO, and the Capital Area Regional Planning Commission will present an overview of regional climate goals along with steps we can all take toward meeting them.

Meeting Regional Climate Targets
Thursday, June 16, 12:00-1:00 p.m.
Register now via Zoom

The Dane County Climate Action Plan proposes an ambitious set of climate goals for Dane County and lays out programs, policies, and projects that that will enable the county to make significant progress in achieving these goals. CARPC’s 2050 Regional Development Framework and the MPO’s Regional Transportation Plan 2050 address the land use and transportation aspects of climate change, including strategies for reducing emissions and building resilience.

Who should attend: The primary audiences for this webinar are municipal staff, local officials and decision-makers, business leaders, and interested community members.

What We’ll Do:

  • Provide an overview of the Dane County Climate Action Plan, the County’s major climate targets, and current implementation efforts
  • Review the climate-related goals, objectives, and strategies described in the 2050 Regional Development Framework and Regional Transportation Plan, along with associated metrics and related initiatives
  • Recommend actions that communities, businesses, and individuals can take to reduce emissions and foster resilience at the local level