Task Force Goals

The goals of this task force are to:

Among the initial actions the task force is undertaking are:

By completing these initial and additional actions, the task force seeks to achieve New York State certification as a Climate Smart Community. Certification means that the Town of Saugerties will be recognized as a leader in the effort to combat climate change, and will be well-positioned to obtain funding for implementing future climate smart actions.

Saugerties' Progress Toward Certification  Updated: November 19, 2018

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120
Points

Here are the actions taken so far. 120 points are required for the town to achieve certification.

Points Action
20 Town Board appoints Conservation Advisory Committee (CAC) as a task force.
10 Town Board appoints a coordinator.
3 Regional Climate Program Participation.
8 Natural Resources Inventory documented.
3 Website created.
6 LED Street Light Inventory.
3 Facebook page created.
3 Outdoor Lighting Upgrades.
9 Solar Energy Installation.
65 Total so far