Sustainability Plans That Work
Join ICLEI's Midwest Regional Office for an interactive training exclusively for local government professionals on developing robust, data-driven, and outcome-oriented municipal sustainability plans.
Date: Friday, June 24, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Central
Place: Chicago, IL
Cost: Free for ICLEI members; $50 for all others
Partners: ICLEI, Metropolitan Mayors Caucus, Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning
Breakfast and lunch will be served!
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What We'll Cover
Get step-by-step guidance from ICLEI on how to implement a municipal sustainability plan using ICLEI’s proven approach of marrying smart strategy with sensible process:
|The Eight Core Tenets
||The Five Milestones Process
- Hear the local government perspective from Aaron Cosentino, Sustainability Coordinator for the City of Elgin, on the process behind the Elgin Sustainability Action Plan.
- Leverage regional support with the skills and resources of the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning to strengthen local sustainability planning.
- Engage in an interactive planning exercise based on ICLEI’s work with over 600 member communities nation-wide, including peer-to-peer problem solving in working through the initial stages of a sustainability plan.
Who Should Attend?
Local government professionals from the seven-county Chicago region, including sustainability staff, city planners, public works staff, environmental staff, and economic development specialists. County staff are also encouraged to attend. ICLEI membership is not required for participation.
Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning
233 South Wacker Drive, Suite 800
Chicago, Illinois 60606
Sustainability Plans that Work is made possible through Searle Funds at the Chicago Community Trust
For more information, contact Meagan Chuckran, at ICLEI-Local Governments for Sustainability, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 312-377-6675.