On Monday, 11. the Petaluma City Council took action on climate change. They approved an energy efficiency streetlight project and they endorsed a national carbon tax as a way to bring down national greenhouse gas emissions. Petaluma City Council, your actions will help mitigate the risk of harm from climate change for current and future children. Thank you for your leadership, courage, and compassion.
On Tuesday, November 7th the Sebastopol City Council voted to send a letter of support urging Congress to enact a Carbon-Fee-and-Dividend.
Thank you Sebastopol City Council for speaking up for climate action. Your example will inspire others and helps build the public and political will to protect current and future children from climate change.
Kai Guthrie is a ninth grade student at Credo High in Rohnert Park, a Citizens' Climate Lobby volunteer, and one of the founders of Schools for Climate Action campaign.