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Posted on: August 3, 2021

Linn County Releases First Greenhouse Gas Emission Inventory

Cover of Greenhouse Gas Inventory Report

Linn County is pleased to announce it has released the County’s first greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions inventory and now joins the hundreds of other local governments that have completed their GHG gas inventories. 

The report, prepared by the Linn C...

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Sustainability
Posted on: March 5, 2021

Linn County Tree Equity Program Launched from Planting Forward Initiative

Trees ready for planting

In collaboration with 11 community partners, Linn County Sustainability and Linn County Conservation have joined forces with Monarch Research’s Planting Forward initiative. Linn County Sustainability is seeking to provide trees to households who might oth...

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Sustainability
Posted on: August 4, 2021

Public Invited to Help Identify Broad Community Priorities for Linn County’s ARPA Funding

U.S. Capital Building

Linn County will hold a series of public engagement forums over the next few weeks and use public input from the forums to help identify broad community priorities on the best use of the American Rescue Plan Act funding in Linn County. 

The Americ...

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Linn County Front Page News
Posted on: August 25, 2021

Final Public Forum for Linn County’s American Rescue Plan Act Funding is Aug. 26

US Capitol building

Linn County will hold its final scheduled public engagement forum for the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) on Thursday, August 26, 2021 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Lynn Dunn Memorial Building on the Linn County Fairgrounds, 201 Central City Road, Central City....

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Linn County Front Page News
Posted on: August 25, 2021

Public Invited to Forums for Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Climate Action Planning Aug. 28 and 31

Multiple hands cupping soil and plants sprouting

Two final public forums to share the results of Linn County’s first greenhouse gas emissions inventory will be held Aug. 28 from 10 a.m.-noon at the Fillmore Gardens, 520 11th St. NW, Cedar Rapids and Aug. 31 from 5-7 p.m. at the African America...

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Linn County Front Page News