In support of Summit County Council’s mission to provide excellent, ethical and efficient services that ensure quality of life for present and future generations, the Sustainability staff is working with residents, municipalities and stakeholders to accomplish the following goals outlined in the 2014-2016 Sustainability Plan:

• Reduce carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) emissions of County operations
• Intensify energy efficiency in existing County facilities
• Raise fuel efficiency & reduce tailpipe emissions of County fleet
• Amplify the use of renewable energy countywide
• Foster energy efficiency of residential and commercial properties countywide
• Establish a comprehensive countywide climate action plan
• Influence maintenance of air and water quality
• Incorporate sustainability measures in Land Management Your input and participation in these endeavors is welcome.

Lisa Yoder, Sustainability Manager