A policy is a principle or rule that guides government decision-making in order to achieve a desired outcome. Typically, official policies may be codified by the City Council through amendment to the City charter, code, or comprehensive plan, or directed by the Mayor through executive orders. Policy-related activities may also take the form of public-private partnerships.
Notable policies and policy developments related to sustainability:
A program is a system of projects or services managed with the intent of optimizing overall performance and efficiency. Programs may be compiled by a key theme, joint funding mechanism, or common set of work standards.
Notable Programs related to sustainability:
A project is an effort, having a beginning and an end, undertaken to meet specific goals and objectives that usually add value or provide some benefit.
Notable Projects related to sustainability:
Implementing energy projects today. Learn more
Envisioning a comprehensive, sustainable future. Learn more
Transforming the market for building energy savings. Learn more
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