Cornell Cooperative Extension is hosting a forum on:
Fostering Climate Resiliency in your Community: How to become a leader using funding and support from NYS Climate Smart Communities
Date: Saturday, June 24, 2017 Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm (Light breakfast at 8:30am) Location: St. Thomas Aquinas College – RSAC main room (125 Route 340, Sparkill, New York, 10976)
Communities will learn about new climate resilience grants and free technical assistance available through the NYS Climate Smart Communities (CSC) program. The forum will feature municipal leaders who will provide insights into how their community is leveraging state resources to adapt to climate change and extreme weather. Presentations will also be given by representatives from the NYSDEC Office of Climate Change and the Hudson River Estuary Program.