Creative Loafing named the Sustainable and Resilient Charlotte by 2050 Resolution that City Council adopted in 2018 as the "Best Political Process" of the year! Our Executive Director, Shannon Binns, was quoted in this article explaining the importance of that process.
By Creative Loafing staff
The "Sustainable and Resilient Charlotte by 2050 Resolution" was adopted in Charlotte on June 25, marking an official government approval to develop a legit sustainability plan for the city, one that could lead to more clean-energy jobs and a less polluted environment.
Early on in the plans to lead this charge, Shannon Binns, the founder of Sustain Charlotte, said that semantics played a huge role in delaying any further progress.
Read the full story here.