Resilient Communities Project (RCP), University of Minnesota
This project was completed as part of a year-long partnership between the City of Rosemount and the University of Minnesota’s Resilient Communities Project (http://www.rcp.umn.edu). The City of Rosemount is actively working to minimize its contribution to climate change by reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The goal of this project was to develop a climate action plan for the City of Rosemount that identifies specific strategies for reducing greenhouse gas emissions throughout the community. In collaboration with city project lead Jason Lindahl, a planner for the City of Rosemount, a team of students in SUST 4004: Sustainable Communities analyzed emission trends in the City of Rosemount, studied lessons in reduction from other developing communities, and recommended locally relevant strategies for Rosemount to reduce its emissions. A final report, presentation, and poster from the project are available.
Report, presentation, and poster completed by students enrolled in SUST 4004: Sustainable Communities, taught by Amir Nadav and Samantha Grover in fall 2014.
This project was supported by the Resilient Communities Project (RCP), a program at the University of Minnesota that convenes the wide-ranging expertise of U of M faculty and students to address strategic local projects that advance community resilience and sustainability. RCP is a program of the Center for Urban and Regional Affairs (CURA). More information at http://www.rcp.umn.edu
Anderson, Nicole; Hotz, Alex; Strandemo, Kacey; Johnson, Skyler; Erhardt, Kristin.
Rosemount Greenhouse Gas Reduction Plan.
Resilient Communities Project (RCP), University of Minnesota.
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