Climate Action Newsletter Climate Action Newsletter
Save the Date: 20th Anniversary of Climate Action Celebration
Our Climate Future: Reflect | Engage | Inspire
On November 14th from 6:00 to 8:30pm in the Canyon West Room at the Lincoln Center, the City of Fort Collins, in collaboration with CSU's School of Global Environmental Sustainability (SOGES), is hosting a celebratory event to recognize 20 years of climate action in Fort Collins!
This family-friendly event is free and open to the public. Check out activities run by community members passionate about climate action, energy, waste reduction, and equity work. Reflect on our community's last 20 years of climate action, engage with current efforts, and get inspired to work together for a healthy future for our community!
Shift Campaign: Take Action Now!
Do You Give a Shift?
Want to know how to Make A Shift right now to save yourself time, energy and money for what matters most while also contributing to our climate action goals?
Create an account on our new online platform called shiftfoco.com. You can track the actions you are taking, earn points, and compete with your friends to see who can make the biggest impact on our climate goals. We are highlighting three simple, easy actions below and on shiftfoco.com this Fall. We have cool swag and prizes associated with the actions that you can win online or at events.
Learn how to Make A Shift
Shift Your Laundry
Take control of your electric bill and save approximately 50 cents per load by drying your laundry during off-peak hours and even consider line drying your clothing whenever possible to save even more. When you use electricity is as important as how much you use. Click the link below to learn more about how you can save!
Shift Your Mug
Using a reusable mug and recycling old cups can save tons of paper and plastic waste from being thrown into our landfill every year. Don't forget to bring your reusable mug with you when you grab your next coffee or tea. Click the link below if you want to learn more about how to reuse and recycle here in Fort Collins.
Shift Your Ride
Skip the traffic and ride the bus! With MAX you can zip from Old Town to Harmony with your bike along for the ride. Take the FLEX from Fort Collins to Longmont and back for your daily commute. Or hop on one of Fort Collins many other regular buses to get around town while reading a book. Shift Your Ride to what matters most.
Check out the Rider Tools linked below to help you ride the bus today!