The executive-proposed 2020 Strategic Climate Action Plan (SCAP) was transmitted by King County Executive Dow Constantine to the King County Council on August 27, 2020. The County Council will review and schedule public hearings to consider adoption of the SCAP this fall and winter. Read the full news release of the 2020 SCAP.
The SCAP is a five-year blueprint for County climate action, integrating climate change into all areas of County operations and work with King County cities, partners, communities, and residents. The SCAP outlines King County’s priorities and commitments for climate action for decision-makers, employees, partners, and the public.
The full proposed 2020 Strategic Climate Action Plan is available to download. The three main sections are described here and each is available for individual download below.
- Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions
- Sustainable & Resilient Frontline Communities
- Preparing for Climate Change