1. LOW-CARBON ACTION COMMITTEE: UPPHOLD THE CITY'S COMMITMENTS AND ENGAGE CALGARIANSCreate a committee of impartial climate change experts to monitor and report on the Calgary Climate Resilience Strategy, and advise on efficient climate action for the City.
2. ACTIVE TRANSPORTATION: INCREASE MOBILITY OPTIONS TO HELP CALGARIANS GET AROUND Increase public transit hours and public transit service; Continue to invest in low-income transit passes (Fair Entry program); Invest in transit priorities and yield-to-bus measures; Invest in electric buses; Continue to invest in protected bike lanes and other biking infrastructure.
3. ENERGY EFFICIENCY: REDUCE ENERGY USE AND SAVE CALGARIANS MONEY Invest in programs that enable Calgarians to make their homes and businesses more energy efficient and generate their own (renewable) energy to reduce their energy bills.
This petition will be handed to City Council and City Clerk on November 26, 2018.
More info: - Calgary Climate Resilience Plan: http://www.calgary.ca/UEP/ESM/Pages/Climate-change/Climate-Actions.aspx- Leeds' report highlighting the benefits of climate actions for Calgarians: http://climate.leeds.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Calgary-Exec-Sum-draft-4_Web.pdf- Information about the City 2019-2022 budget Cycle: https://engage.calgary.ca/yourservice