This week Midwest Radio looked at the development of Mayo’s new climate action plan
Did you know…
- The Mayo county council must draw up a new climate action plan by 2024.
- The Mayo enterprise office works in conjunction with the county council to create new opportunities around climate action for businesses.
- Both groups want the help of the general public in forming this action plan, and have set up a survey to get the thoughts of the public, you can find said survey on www.mayo.ie.
Why is formulating a local environmental action plan important?
- Sustainable Progress: Local action plans ensure eco-friendly development, protecting resources and enhancing community well-being.
- Resilience Boost: Planning addresses local environmental challenges, building resilience against climate impacts and fostering a greener future.
- Community Engagement: Action plans promote citizen involvement, fostering a sense of responsibility and collective action for a healthier environment.
What can I do to help the local action plan?
- Head to www.mayo.ie to check out the survey for yourself.
- Give your input on what you think should make up part of this new action plan.
Here’s a few websites if you want to know more!
See the survey for yourself on – www.mayo.ie