WHO: Mayor Michael A Nutter
Councilman James Kenney
Deputy Mayor for Transportation and Utilities Rina Cutler
Deputy Mayor for Environmental and Community Resources Michael DiBerardinis
Deputy Mayor for Health and Opportunity Don Schwarz
Deputy Mayor for Economic Development Alan Greenberger
Katherine Gajewski, Director of Sustainability
WHAT: Mayor Nutter will release the Greenworks Philadelphia 2011 Progress Report detailing the many significant sustainability achievements made since the launch of Greenworks two years ago.
The event will be held adjacent to several green initiatives and projects currently ongoing in Center City.
WHERE: NW Corner of 15th and Market Streets
WHEN: Wednesday, June 15, 2011 12:45 pm
Greenworks Philadelphia set goals in five areas—energy, environment, equity, economy and engagement—and its work encompasses more than 150 initiatives. The initiatives are intended to reduce the city’s vulnerability to rising energy prices, to limit its environmental footprint, and to reposition its workforce to build upon Philadelphia’s competitive advantages in the emerging green economy. The full Greenworks Philadelphia plan can be found at http://www.greenworksphila.org.