In this episode of “Town Hall Update,” Arlington's Town Manager Adam Chapdelaine talks about Connect Arlington, the Town's sustainable transportation plan recently endorsed by the Select Board. He also discusses Arlington's Net Zero Action Plan, which is a roadmap to reduce greenhouse gas pollution to net zero by 2050, and Arlington’s Home Rule Petition to prohibit fossil fuel hookups in new construction and major renovations.. Listen to the report.
Earlier this year, Brown University released a bombshell report that identified the forces working against climate action in Massachusetts. Hear from researchers Trevor Culhane, Galen Hall, and J Timmons Roberts, as well as Rep. Mike Connolly to answer the question everyone is asking: Who's Delaying Climate Action in MA?
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On June 2, by a 172 to 13 vote, Arlington became the twenty-third Massachusetts municipality to declare a climate emergency.
Zero Carbon Buildings Municipal Summit
June 11 @ 8:00 am - 10:30 am
We want to empower Municipal Leaders and Staff with knowledge on Zero Carbon Buildings, so that they have the context and confindence to make the necessary transition towards our Zero Carbon Future.
Massachusetts is stepping up and empowering local municipalities to achieve their climate goals in an efforicient and coordinated way. We need to work together over the next year to ensure the building sector is decarbonized in a way that is consistent with our shared carbon reduction goals.