There are 12 Categories, each with Actions that towns can take to improve their resiliency. Certification requires at least one action completed from each of the 12 categories for a total of 200 points or more.
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Establishing policies and practices that recognize our finite resources and that strive to achieve a balance of many users while preserving and increasing ecosystem health and resilience. Status: 5 Points Earned
Distinctive, engaged and livable communities that shape people-centered places, provide robust artistic and cultural opportunities, and consider environmental impacts.
Balancing human development and resource use with a wide range of factors, including livability, economic opportunity, biodiversity and natural systems.
Status: 10 Points Earned
Allowing enhanced health, safety and access for all roadway users—including motor vehicles, pedestrians, bicyclists and transit users—regardless of age, ability, income or ethnicity.
Prioritizing the physical and mental health of all community members through air quality improvement, shared gardens and growing spaces, and stable food systems.
Status: 15 Points Earned