"67 percent of municipalities ranked aging infrastructure among the most important issues facing their local government today"
As technology advances, so do the expectations placed on our local governments. The United States is gradually transitioning from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources, From LED bulbs in streetlights to electric-powered city fleets, the energy transition is impacting the way our local governments do business.
With global warming and climate strikes happening across the world, it has become increasingly common for environmental concerns to be listed among a municipalities’ top priorities. Under a Watkins administratior environmental sustainability is a top goal in our strategic plan.