Stanton, U.S. mayors OK climate-change initiative

June 24, 2014 5:42 AM

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Stanton, U.S. mayors OK climate-change initiative

HOUSTON – A bipartisan group of U.S. mayors on Monday unanimously approved a resolution pushed by Phoenix's Greg Stanton and two Texas mayors that calls on cities to use natural solutions to fight the effects of climate change.

Attendees of the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Dallas voted on the resolution, which encourages cities to use nature to "protect freshwater supplies, defend the nation's coastlines, maintain a healthy tree and green space cover and protect air quality," sometimes by partnering with non-profit organiz...

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