Community
8:00 pm
Tue March 11, 2014

Climate and Adaptation Focus of Sustainable Ann Arbor Series Meeting Wednesday Night

Ann Arbor area residents interested in climate and adaptation can find out more about what’s going on locally tonight at the main Ann Arbor District Library.  The library and the city of Ann Arbor are hosting another forum in the Sustainable Ann Arbor Series.

Credit Andrew Cluley / 89.1 WEMU

According to Sustainability Associate Jamie Kidwell the meeting will offer the community a chance to learn about the new Community Climate Partnership which includes the city, the Ecology Center, the Huron River Watershed Council and others.  Kidwell says they will also be seeking feedback.

Ann Arbor's Sustainability Associate Jamie Kidwell discusses the type of feedback they are looking for at the climate and adaptation forum.

Kidwell since the city operations are only responsible for about two percent of Ann Arbor’s overall greenhouse gas production it’s important to get community participation. 

Wednesday’s meeting starts at 7.  The series will continue next month with a meeting focusing on local food.

— Andrew Cluley is the Ann Arbor beat reporter, and anchor for 89.1 WEMU News. Contact him at 734.487.3363 or email him acluley@emich.edu.