Posts for June, 2011

C40 Cities are leading the way on Climate Change

June 7th, 2011

Last week Jill Simmons (director of the Office of Sustainability and Environment) and I had the opportunity to represent the City of Seattle at the C40 Summit in Sao Paulo, Brazil.  The C40 is a group of 40 large cities worldwide and a handful of associate cities like Seattle that are committed to tackling the […]


Young People, Arts, and the Environment

June 1st, 2011

I am lucky to be in Brazil this week for a Climate Conference; so far I’ve seen Bill Clinton and Mayor Bloomberg. I look forward to reporting back to you all upon my return. In the meantime, here’s what happened last week! Last year, the City Council announced achieving carbon neutrality as one of its […]


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