Gallery: Annual PlaNYC Report Shows NYC is Set to Exceed Climate Change...

According to an annual progress report released last week, PlaNYC is on track to exceed its greenhouse gas reduction goals by the year 2030. The paper measured progress on more than 100 citywide initiatives launched by the mayor’s office to meet its targets for long-term sustainability and enhanced quality of life for all New Yorkers. In the last year alone achievements include the planting of 65,000 trees, breaking ground on High Bridge Park, expanding the city’s recycling system (the largest upgrade in 25 years) and we can’t forget the recent launch of Citi Bike—the nation’s largest bike share program.

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