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Erie County Climate Action is Erie County‚Äôs green initiative to implement the equity-centered Community Climate Action Plan. The Plan will identifies actions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and help the community adapt to our changing climate.

Why Participate?

This is your opportunity to tell us your priorities and concerns when it comes to climate action and resilience, County and community practices, and policies related to climate change. Various neighborhoods and groups in Erie County will be impacted differently by climate change. By participating, you can voice specific concerns and priorities for your neighborhood or other communities important to you.

How much time do you have to implement the equity-focused Erie County Community Climate Action Plan?

You can be part of the solution and make your voice heard, even if you only have 1 minute! Below are opportunities where you can help.

1 minute1 minute:

Sign up for email updates

 Sign up to receive email updates on Erie County Climate Action


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Share the opportunity to participate with your community

Follow us on social media, and please share our content with your network.  You can find us on Facebook and Instagram.

View and Download the Erie County Climate Action informational flyer


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Let's Chat! Meet with the Erie County Department of Environment & Planning, Sustainability Team or Schedule a Presentation

Talk to staff about your questions and ideas for Erie County Climate Action and the Community Climate Action Plan. We love presenting this important initiative and will happily speak at your next event. Email to set up.


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Be an Ambassador. Sign up to be an Erie County Climate Ambassador.

The Erie County Ambassador program encourages residents to have conversations and share input on how our community can be healthy, sustainable, and resilient. Being an Ambassador is a flexible commitment. We ask that you try to host at least three meetings within your community to gain feedback on how we can be healthy, sustainable, and resilient. These meetings can happen in any format that you deem appropriate for your community.

Environmental Organization Resource Guide

Click to download the Environmental Organization Resource Guide

Our Climate needs your voice.