On July 11th, Mayor Chris Beutler released a draft environmental plan for the City of Lincoln to guide action in the areas of energy, land use, transportation, waste, and water. The City is seeking public input on the draft Lincoln Environmental Action Plan (LEAP) before the final plan is presented as a resolution to the City Council in August. Residents are encouraged to review the draft plan, ask questions and make comments through Monday, August 7 at lincoln.ne.gov (keyword: LEAP).
In waste reduction and recycling efforts, the LEAP outlines the following strategies and goals:
The draft plan can be read at http://lincoln.ne.gov/city/may