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Getting Started with Sustainable CT: Sustainability Teams, Equity and Community Engagement

Municipal Training Three Rivers Community College

Friday, December 14, 2018

Getting Started with Sustainable CT: Sustainability Teams, Equity and Community Engagement

Three Rivers Community College, Room B127
574 New London Tpke
Norwich, CT 06360

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Check-in beings at 8:30 a.m.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW back to top

This workshop is the first of CCM's Sustainable CT workshop series and will provide an overview of the Sustainable CT program, the benefits to participation, and tools, resources, and funding for registered municipalities. We will focus on building effective Sustainability Teams and understanding and applying Sustainable CT's "Optimize for Equity" action, highlighting success stories from Sustainable CT certified towns. Hear from other towns and cities on their initiatives and how they have been able to optimize equity to develop more sustainable practices.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES back to top

• Understand Sustainable CT, how to participate, and how to access tools, resources, and funding
• Build/improve an effective Sustainability Team to support successful implementation of Sustainable CT actions and engage your community
• Begin the process of applying Sustainable CT's "Optimize for Equity" action (a required action for Sustainable CT certification)

WHO SHOULD ATTEND back to top

  • First Selectmen, Mayors, Town/City Managers 
  • Sustainability Coordinators
  • Environmental Planners
  • City/Town Planners
  • Board, Commission, and Committee Members

CCMO back to top

Become a Certified Connecticut Municipal Official (CCMO) today! This workshop is good for 3 credit hours of Community Development that can be used towards completing you certification. For more information such as details on requirements and how to get started, please visit www.ccm-ct.org/ccmo.

             

CCM PRESENTER back to top

Lynn Stoddard, Executive Director
Sustainable CT

Jessica LeClair
Sustainable CT

Virginia Walton
Town of Mansfield

Loretta Wrobel
Town of Ashford

Michael Harris
City of Middletown

David Oakes
City of Bristol

Kaitlin Hershey
Town of Hebron

COST back to top

  • FREE to CCM-Members, (see registration info below)

Not sure if you're a CCM Member? Click here to find out!

Fine Print back to top

UPDATES & CHANGES: Last minute changes and updates, weather postponements, cancellations, etc. will be posted on this page

CANCELLATION POLICY: We understand your schedule may change. Please let us know if you have registered and can no longer attend.

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