News: FCM’s National Measures Report Includes Active Mobility

FSMPCPThe Partners for Climate Protection program’s National Measures Report 2015 shows how local governments across Canada develop and use climate change action plans to reduce carbon emissions, enhance the environment and create healthier and more resilient communities.

Increasing modal share of active transportation is a key factor in reducing GHGs from transportation and creating opportunities for improved health.

60% of Canadians live in one of the 280 municipalities active as Partners for Climate Protection. Brockville is not one of them.

Author: Alan Medcalf

Alan is a post-corporate, volunteer, community builder living in Brockville, Ontario. He seeks to create sustainable lifestyle advantage for the community by creating opportunities for more people to choose to walk and to ride bikes. He promotes the health, social, environmental and economic benefits of active mobility.