WASHOE COUNTY Sustainability News

Washoe County invites the community to participate in Climate Action Planning

Downtown Reno skyline, Nevada, with hotels, casinos and the surrounding High Eastern Sierra foothills

Washoe County announces the development of its first-ever Community Climate Action Plan (CAP) as part of its commitment to sustainability and to net-zero community greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. The County invites community members to participate in shaping the CAP by providing feedback through upcoming listening sessions and an online survey.  


Washoe County receives accolades for Green Recovery Plan

Washoe County's Green Recovery Plan was developed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the need to address the physical, mental, and economic health of residents. The plan integrates disaster risk reduction measures into the revitalization of livelihoods and economies. The plan also incorporates lessons learned from the pandemic to better prepare for similar challenges in the future.

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