97% of our climate scientists who believe that climate change is underway, that human beings are the dominant reason for it, and that its effects are already being felt.
Westchester County is ripe for a shift in mindset concerning a single-use, disposable lifestyle. We have fallen into a linear consumption pattern – production, consumption, and disposal.
A citizenship that promotes and advocates sustainability is one that has the ability or capacity to support itself without endangering or jeopardizing future generations.
Throughout Westchester’s history, both the public and private sectors showed foresight in setting aside land for public use, yet with increased urbanization and suburbanization of Westchester, such lands are at a premium.