Resolutions & Proclamations

In September 2006, the City Council formally expressed support for the Kyoto Protocol by Resolution No. 1129 and joined ICLEI by Resolution No. 1130.

In April 2008, the City Council resolved to establish a sustainable building policy with Resolution No. 1168, and to become a member city of Cascade Agenda with Resolution No. 1169.

The Mayor proclaimed October 4, 2006 as “Change a Light Day” in Edmonds to encourage citizens to switch to energy-efficient light bulbs in their homes.

The Mayor proclaimed April 14 – 22, 2007 as “Earth Week in Edmonds” in conjunction with Step it Up National Day of Climate Change and the 37th anniversary of Earth Day.

The Mayor proclaimed March 29, 2008 from 8 to 9 p.m. as “Earth Hour in Edmonds” and encouraged citizens to turn off their lights to conserve energy.

The Mayor proclaimed March 28, 2009 from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. as "Earth Hour in Edmonds" and encouraged citizen to turn off their lights to significantly reduce energy consumption.

Climate Committee

The Mayors' Climate Protection Committee meets the first Thursday of the month from 8:45 - 10 am in the Fourtner Room ~ 3rd Floor of Edmonds City Hall, 121 5th Avenue North.(Meetings subject to change... please contact Carolyn LaFave for meeting schedule.)

Mayor’s office contacts

Mayor Dave Earling

Carolyn LaFave, Executive Assistant to the Mayor

Phone: 425.771.0247
Fax: 425.771.0252

Committee members


  • Lisa Conley
  • Nives Dolšak
  • Nancy Fleck
  • Lisa Herb
  • Dawna Lahti
  • Hank Landau
  • Jenna Nand
  • Larry Pierce
  • Cynthia Pruitt
  • David Schaefer
  • Zen Wolfang
  • Diane Buckshnis ~ Council Rep

City Staff:

  • Rob Chave
  • Steve Fisher
  • Shane Hope
  • Jennifer Leach