Legislation # 08-0412 Enactment Number none
Type Resolution Effective Date none
Introduction Date 9/24/2008
Title Resolution Endorsing the City Council’s Departmental Go Green Challenge for the City of Hampton
 
Legislation History 08-0412
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
9/24/2008 Adopted - The name will be changed to the Council's Go Green Challenge.
9/15/2008 Received By Clerk's Office
 
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Legislation Text 08-0412

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Resolution

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 08-0412

 

Enactment Number: -

 

Resolution Endorsing the City Councils Departmental Go Green Challenge for the City of Hampton

 

WHEREAS, the Hampton City Council has endorsed a Green Community Initiative for the City of Hampton; and

WHEREAS, an important principle of a green community is reducing waste and thereby reducing costs; and

 

WHEREAS, for the City of Hampton to lead by example it must act first and demonstrate practices that can reduce waste and environmental impacts in City operations; and

 

WHEREAS, City staff engaged in the day to day operations of the City are in the best position to identify ways of reducing environmental impacts; and

WHEREAS, the Hampton City Council will sponsor a challenge to Hampton departments with incentives offered to those able to accomplish measurable improvements to environmental performance.

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Hampton City Council endorses the City Councils Departmental Go Green Challenge for the City of Hampton and directs the City Manager and staff to further develop this idea for initiation in Spring of 2009.

 

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held on September 24, 2008.

 

 

 

Signed by ____________________________ Date _________________

Molly Joseph Ward, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass

Clerk of the Council