The quality and character of Edmonds' environment define our everyday experience here. Global climate change already harms the Pacific Northwest and puts Edmonds' environment at risk. Climatologists expect conditions to worsen and become irreversible unless we eliminate human-generated greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Edmonds first stood up for our climate in September 2006 by adopting the U.S. Mayors Climate Protection Agreement (Resolution No. 1129and joining the International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives (ICLEI) (Resolution No. 1130), formally supporting the Kyoto Protocol


AWC Award

The City of Edmonds won an Association of Washington Cities Municipal Excellence Award for its Sustaining Edmonds program.


Click here for more information on the City's programs that led to the award. Click here to view the press release announcing the award.

Sustainability Resources