If your Council has not yet joined the Cities Power Partnership, or set aside funds for decarbonisation, consider adding these points to the email (before the motion so the Councillors can see them!):

If you live in an area with an ambitious climate plan, consider adding this amendment to your email (again, include it at the top so the Councillors notice it!):

  • Note that Council’s emissions reductions targets for its community and its own operations will need to be reviewed in light of the latest IPCC science on keeping temperatures at 1.5 degrees or less of warming;

If your Council has declared a climate emergency, you could add these points:

  • Reaffirm the declaration of a Climate Emergency made in {Month Year} and note the continued need for urgent action by all levels of government, including local government;

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