Sustainability

Climate Action Plan fb bannerCommunity input is vital to inform our Climate Action Plan update!  

There are lots of ways to get involved and help shape the action plan!

  1. COMPLETE AN ONLINE SURVEY

    Survey #1 (Fall 2020) and Survey #2 TBA in 2021
  2. ATTEND A VIRTUAL PUBLIC MEETING 

    November 5, 2020 6-7pm and TBA date in 2021 
  3. SERVE ON A SUBCOMMITTEE

    Volunteer your time (about 5 hours/month for 3-5 months) on a specific subject area. Contact Katie identifying which group you are interested in serving on and why. (There are five subcommittee groups: Buildings, Transportation, Waste, Carbon Sinks, Education/community engagement)
  4. HEAR PROGRESS UPDATES AND PROVIDE COMMENTS AT PUBLIC RESILIENCE AND SUSTAINABILITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETINGS

    Meeting information is available on this webpage.

A second survey and public meeting will be announced in early 2021 and will seek input on draft action items the subcommittees and Climate Action Taskforce discuss after hearing initial community input.



Division Overview

This division manages the overall direction and coordination of the environmental and sustainability activities of the City of Charleston, and adds capacity to directly support the City’s resilience initiatives.

Featured Initiatives




Collaborative Initiatives with Other City Departments


Social Media

Follow the City of Charleston’s Office of Sustainability on social media.  Facebook and Instagram

Climate Action Plan

Learn more about the City of Charleston’s Sustainability and Climate Action Plan.

Resiliency & Sustainability Advisory Committee

This committee acts as an advisory board to City Council on all matters related to resiliency and sustainability.

Learn more about the committee.


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