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Let's get climate smart

Hosted by the Consul of the Boston Global Humanitarian Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Thu 16 Nov 17:30 - 20:30

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Dear All:

We will explore the many ways that climate change is impacting the Boston region and discover how parks, open space, and new multi-city and public-private partnerships, such asProtected content are helping us overcome unprecedented environmental challenges.

The evening will include an interactive mapping demonstration, keynote presentation, and Q&A session with leading climate experts.
Hors d’oeuvres will be provided. Cash bar available.

Please register by November 7th using the link below:Protected content
Speakers include:

Bill Lindsay, City Manager, Richmond, CA (keynote)
Holly Bostrom, Climate-Smart Cities Program Director, The Trust for Public Land
Marc Draisen, Executive Director, Metropolitan Area Planning Council (moderator)
Axum Teferra, Clean Energy Planner and Climate Specialist, Metropolitan Area Planning Council
Alicia Hunt, Director of Energy and Environment, City of Medford, MA

Protected content is a partnership of 14 municipalities in metro Boston which is home to over 1.3 million people. With the help of The Trust for Public Land through its Climate-Smart Cities ™ program, and the Metropolitan Area Planning Council, the coalition is working to develop and implement new green infrastructure strategies that will make the entire region resilient to a changing climate.