RESOLUTION NO. 624
A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF UNIVERSITY PLACE, WASHINGTON TO SUPPORT SUSTAINABILITY EFFORTS THROUGH THE GREEN UP CAMPAIGN WITH THE UNIVERSITY PLACE FIRE DISTRICT AND UNIVERSITY PLACE SCHOOL DISTRICT.
WHEREAS, the City Council of the City of University Place has made it a goal to explore and support “green” options; and
WHEREAS, the City of University Place wants to become more sustainable, reducing the City’s impact on the environment by reducing energy use, using environmentally friendly products when practical, and adopting other environmentally friendly practices; and
WHEREAS, the City of University Place wishes to partner with the University Place Fire District, the University Place School District, and other organizations that have identified the goal of sustainability to share information and ideas, and to work collaboratively to make University Place a more sustainable community; and
WHEREAS, the collaborative sustainability initiative in the city has been named “Green UP”; NOW, THEREFORE,
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF UNIVERSITY PLACE, WASHINGTON, AS FOLLOWS:
In consideration of the similar intents of the City of University Place, the University Place Fire Department, and the University Place School District to improve sustainability efforts, the City of University Place commits to participate in and continue to develop the collaborative “Green UP” program.
ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL ON SEPTEMBER 21, 2009.
Linda Bird, Mayor
Emelita Genetia, City Clerk