Climate Smart Communities

Climate Smart Communities (CSC) is a New York State program that helps local governments take action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and adapt to a changing climate. The program offers free technical assistance, grants, and an overview of qualifying actions to gain points.

As a registered community, New Rochelle made a commitment to climate action by passing the CSC pledge. New Rochelle is currently pursuing the Bronze Certification. Below is a list of actions New Rochelle has taken to qualify as a Bronze Certified Climate Smart Community. You can follow New Rochelle’s CSC progress and learn more about each action here