Conversation on Climate Action

Edmonds National Conversation on Climate Action
Edmonds, WA
April 22, 2009 06:00PM to 09:00PM

Local electeds, City of Edmonds staff, the Mayor's Climate Protection Committee, and Sustainable Edmonds gathered with interested citizens to brainstorm ways of affecting local change. Participants listened to several speakers, then gathered in breakout sessions to talk about their ideas for igniting interest in our community for increasing energy efficiency and creating a more "green" Edmonds.

Presentations included:


"Edmonds Climate Protection Initiatives"
Rob Chave, City of Edmonds Planning Manager

"Solar Express"
Chris Herman, Senior Program Manager for Solar & Emerging Technologies, Snohomish County PUD

Climate Committee

The Mayor's Climate Protection Committee meets the first Thursday of every other month starting in January from 8:45 - 10 am in the Fourtner Room ~ 3rd Floor of Edmonds City Hall, 121 5th Avenue North.(Meetings subject to change... please contact Carolyn LaFave for meeting schedule.)

Mayor’s office contacts

Mayor Dave Earling dave.earling@edmondswa.gov

Carolyn LaFave, Executive Assistant to the Mayor
carolyn.lafave@edmondswa.gov

Phone: 425.771.0247
Fax: 425.771.0252

Committee members

Citizens:

  • Sandra Distelhorst
  • Hank Landau
  • Graham Marmion
  • Tony Marzano
  • Gary Ocher
  • Larry Pierce
  • Cynthia Pruitt
  • Josh Thompson
  • Barbara Tipton
  • Zen Wolfang
  • Diane Buckshnis ~ Council Rep

City Staff:

  • Rob Chave
  • Steve Fisher
  • Shane Hope
  • Jennifer Leach
  • Jen Machuga