Our Town is committed to taking action against climate change. That is why the following motion was passed by council:
Climate Change Council Motion
Whereas the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield participated in the Climate Change & Energy Initiative (CCEI) of the Union of Municipalities of New Brunswick (UMNB) and whereas the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield participated in the Partners for Climate Protection Program (PCP) of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) and whereas the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield has conducted a Corporate Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Inventory & Action Plan and Community GHG & Energy Action Plan; consequently, the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield resolves to set the target of reducing corporate GHG emissions by 9% by 2025, compared to their 2015 reference level, and the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield resolves to set the target of reducing community GHG emissions by 7% by 2025 and 14% by 2035 from their 2015 baseline.
Adopted October 9, 2018
You can learn more about climate change initiatives being undertaken by our town and local business here: