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Across the country people feel uncertain about what will happen at the federal level on climate, energy and sustainability policies in the coming years. But polls continue to show that Americans of all political stripes want action, and that they are looking to local and state governments for solutions. Leadership at the local level will

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Using Data to Tell Your Story (Repost from APWA Reporter)

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This article originally appeared in the May 2017 edition of the APWA (American Public Works Association) Reporter on page 50. You can access that publication here.  In local government, and especially within Public Works, we often struggle to “toot our own horns”. Whether due to lack of time, resources, or effective communication skills, this is

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New podcast: Facing Climate Threats Head-on with a Neighborhood Resilience Plan

  My Chat with Portland, Maine’s Sustainability Coordinator Community resilience in the face of climate change has been on my mind even more than usual as I just returned from the National Adaptation Forum in Minneapolis where I was part of a session about how to “mainstream” adaptation into other planning frameworks.  So it was

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