Well designed and managed transportation resources can lower carbon pollution, and improve accessibility, health outcomes and the economy. This section has information about planning and implementing a more effective and sustainable transportation system.
Vehicle carbon reduction and increasing efficiency are steps a municipality can take to improve the health of a community. This section provides resources to improve a systems efficiency, electric vehicle adoption, and low carbon fleet policies.
Vehicle carbon reduction and increasing efficiency comes though a needs assessment and providing planning structure. Additionally, procuring green vehicles in the municipalities fleet, improving parking, and providing charging stations.
Sustainable Pennsylvania, a joint project of the Pennsylvania Municipal League and Sustainable Pittsburgh, is a voluntary performance recognition program designed to help municipalities set and achieve sustainability goals, save money, conserve resources, and foster a vibrant community.
The Pennsylvania Municipal League is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization established in 1900 as an advocate for Pennsylvania’s 3rd class cities. Today, The League represents participating Pennsylvania cities, boroughs, townships, home rule communities and towns that all share The League’s municipal policy interests.
The mission of the Pennsylvania Municipal League is to strengthen, empower and advocate for effective local government.
Sustainable PGH is a nonprofit committed to building the knowledge, perspective, and ability needed to create a better tomorrow for our region.
Email email@example.com or call Leslie Rhoads from PML at 717-236-9469 *237 or Jim Price from Sustainable Pittsburgh at 412-259-5331