A Green New Deal In Athens
- Advance strong ecological preservation policy that always puts people and planet over profit.
- Establish fare-free bus service that runs with more frequency to more places and later into the night.
- Champion walking and cycling infrastructure with a robust network of footpaths and a public bike share.
- Incentivize renewable energy and weatherization on all new construction; mandate it for anything publicly funded. The 100% Clean and Renewable Energy Resolution is a great example. This, and more initiatives like it, must be carried out to the fullest extent possible with economic and racial justice held center at each stage.
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