Two Cannot Miss Sustainability Sessions at the 2018 ICMA Annual Conference

Two sessions addressing the economic, social, and environmental resiliency issues local government professionals face in their communities.

ARTICLE | Sep 17, 2018

Today’s communities face a complicated world with the problems and opportunities that come with it. Local government managers have a responsibility to ensure that their communities stand the test of time and remain viable and strong for generations to come. The two suggested sessions listed below for 2018 ICMA Annual Conference attendees will address the economic, social, and environmental resiliency issues local government professionals face in their communities and will include innovative solutions that their colleagues and partners have found to be successful.

City Health Dashboard

Want to learn how data can drive your city’s policy surrounding health and planning? Come learn more about the City Health Dashboard at our learning lab session on Tuesday, September 25 at 4 p.m. The resource is available to the 500 largest cities in the US and features neighborhood level data on 36 metrics that drive health. Learn more about and see if your city is featured on cityhealthdashboard.com.

The City Health Dashboard team is offering free technical assistance and one-on-one meetings at the 2018 ICMA Annual Conference. Learn more and see if your city is featured at cityhealthdashboard.com. If you would like to set up an appointment, please email rshah@icma.org.

Solar in Your Community

Interested in learning how to create access to solar energy for the low and moderate income households in your communities? Come learn how the teams of the Solar in Your Community Prize Challenge are making strides in creating that access during our meeting on Monday, September 24 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. We will feature an open Q&A and discussion time from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. if you can only stop by for a bit!

Want to attend more sessions on the topic of sustainability and resiliency? Download the Conference Road Map

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