Mayor Becker Recognized for Green Efforts
One of the things he's instituted is the e2 Business Certificate which we've written about here on the blog.
Something of note is a recent mention an article by Grist.com as one of the top 15 green-leaning mayors in the United States. In the article it said of Mayor Becker:
Upon taking the helm, Becker introduced his Blueprint for a Green City, in which he pledged to improve public transit, expand greenways, create neighborhood centers to promote walkability, and improve air and water quality.
Visit Salt Lake has done a number of things to set a standard for the Salt Lake Business community from light and power saving initiatives, recycle programs and bike share programs for employees to name a few.
Read more about the Salt Lake Visitors and Convention Bureau initiatives and to get a list of some environmentally friendly accommodations in the downtown area.