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Board of Supervisors declares climate change emergency

Original post made on Oct 3, 2019

The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors gave an extra push to its efforts to combat climate change by passing a resolution on Sept. 17 declaring a climate change emergency.

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Posted by Pedro
a resident of Menlo Park: Fair Oaks
on Oct 3, 2019 at 9:48 am


This puts us in agreement with other agencies like the US Dept of Defense that see Climate Change as an emergency.

We need to work faster than the dates listed, however.

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