Washtenaw County is excited to involve all nine county districts in shaping our Resilient Washtenaw plan. We are working closely with residents to create a collaborative vision for carbon neutrality by 2035. Resilient Washtenaw will be a living document that guides community goals and county operations for years to come.
How can I get involved?
Over the next few months, there will be many opportunities to participate. Here’s how you can get involved:
- Watch a short 20 minute video on the changing climate in Washtenaw County
- Attend a public meeting
- Invite the project team to present to your group or organization
- Get the word out by sharing this project with your neighbors, family, and friends
- Subscribe for email updates by clicking "Subscribe" in the upper right corner of this page
- Add your ideas to the Map Tab
- Celebrate climate action projects already in place (e.g., preserved land, bike paths, renewable energy)
- Share areas where you experience climate impacts (e.g., flooding, lack of tree canopy)
- Share your vision for climate action in the county
- Explore our Partners page to:
- Find your City/Township Sustainability/Climate group to get more involved at the local level
- Find a local community group engaged in climate action
Climate Emergency Declaration R19-165 - September 18, 2019
- Washtenaw County acknowledges that a climate emergency threatens our city, region, state, nation, civilization, humanity and the natural world.
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