Links to Energy Saving Ideas

Sustainable Edmonds

U.S. Department of Energy

Energy Information Administration

Snohomish County PUD (Energy Conservation Tips)

"Starting Smart: Calculating your energy appetite" (to determine your home's electrical load profile)

Transportation options

Safe bicycling tips

Car Talk's guide to better fuel economy

City of Edmonds
Recycling Program

Composting using a worm bin

Tips on "green" gardening

Edmonds Bookshop for "The Low Carbon Diet" and other environmentally friendly books

Climate Committee

The Mayors' Climate Protection Committee meets the first Thursday of the month from 11 am - 12 pm 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 Mike Nelson [email protected]

Carolyn LaFave, Executive Assistant to the Mayor
[email protected]

Phone: 425.771.0247
Fax: 425.771.0252

Committee members


  • Bryn Chighizola
  • Steven Cristol
  • Dawna Lahti
  • Hank Landau
  • Cynthia Pruitt
  • David Schaefer
  • Angela Winzen
  • Susan Paine ~ Council Rep

City Staff:

  • Susan McLaughlin, Planning and Development Director
  • Tristan Sewell, Planner
  • Sarah Brinkley, Lead Custodian