Day one in Denmark proved to be a success, as the delegation had no problem fighting through the six-hour time difference from the Eastern time zone and little sleep on the planes. NLC was on the ground and right at work on Sunday. Following different arrival times, the group met up at an afternoon briefing in downtown Copenhagen, organized
NLC’s delegation is about to start its trek to Copenhagen, Denmark, for the United Nations COP-15 climate change meetings. On the way are two elected officials — Councilor Henrietta Davis from Cambridge, MA, and Councilmember Matt Zone from Cleveland, OH — and three staff from NLC’s Center for Research and Innovation — Ken Rosenfeld and Tammy Zborel from the sustainability
Welcome to the National League of Cities new blog: CitiesSpeak. We are excited by this opportunity to connect directly to people interested in what is going on in cities. The next week or so will see this space filled with posts from Copenhagen, where NLC has a delegation attending the United Nations Climate Change Conference.