Eugene, Oregon enjoys a long history of innovation, vision and commitment to sustainability. We take a comprehensive approach that places equal importance on advancing social equity, economic prosperity and environmental health.
The Climate Recovery Ordinance includes four ambitious goals - two community goals and two City operations goals.
This video clearly explains why recycling is not enough and how we need to evaluate consumption.
The Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy is a global alliance of cities committed to tackling climate change in three focused areas: reducing greenhouse gas emissions, identifying and adapting to the risks associated with climate change, and increasing access to clean and affordable energy. The city of Eugene is proud to be a partner city within this alliance, and was recently recognized by GCoM for the city’s ambitious goals and targets towards climate change mitigation and adaptation.