Sustainability News

Climate Change Adaptation Report and Recommendations

The Climate Change Adaptation Steering Committee has completed and voted to approve their final Climate Change Adaptation Report and Recommendations for submission to Columbia Basin Trust. This report has been approved by the Sustainability Commission and will be presented by the Commission to Council in October. The documents can be downloaded here:

State of Rossland Final Indicators Package

The final set of indicators for the State of Rossland project was approved by City Council on February 22nd, 2010 and is available for download here: Final Indicators Package.

Work is now proceeding on the preparation of a State of Rossland Report Card based on the final set of indicators. The Report Card will be available in July 2010. Read more about the project in the State of Rossland Section of this website.

Nomadic Entrepreneurs Report Completed

The Economic Development Task Force has completed its study of Nomadic Entrepreneurs. Read about its findings as well as its recommendations to the City with regard to how we can attract more Nomads. The final version of the report and the appendix can be downloaded here:

Annual Report for 2009

The Sustainability Commission would like to make available its Annual Report for 2009 highlighting its many accomplishments in its first year of operation.  Many thanks to all the hard working volunteers on the Sustainability Commission and Task Forces that make these achievements possible, as well as to the people of Rossland who come out to public events and make their voices heard.  The Sustainability Commission Annual Report can be downloaded here: Annual Report 2009

The Energy Task Force has completed its Community Energy Survey

Go to the Energy Task Force homepage for a summary of the results of the Community Energy Survey