Environment + Sustainability
The MetroCog is committed to assessing the impact of its activities on the environment and promoting sustainabilty in it's planning.
Climate Preparedness | Bridgeport
During the Winter and Spring of 2012, a series of worskshops were conducted with a focus on increasing awareness of risks associated with extreme weather and natural and climate-related hazards and assessing the risks, strengths and vulnerabilities within the City of Bridgeport.
A summary of findings was published in August 2012.
The intent of Environmental Justice is three-fold, with its primary purpose to ensure the actions of the MetroCog and the Metropolitan Planning Organization do not adversely or disproportionately impact areas with a concentration of minority and low-income persons.
Environmental Justice | April 2003