On Aug. 1, 2022, the Village Board adopted Climate Ready Oak Park, a comprehensive and long-range plan developed in response to the global climate crisis. The plan offers an ambitious vision, concrete commitments and actions that can be undertaken by all community members and organizations.
Climate Ready Oak Park Commitments
Decrease community-wide greenhouse gas emissions by 60% by 2030.
- Achieve community-wide net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
Meet the energy needs of Village facilities with 100% renewable electricity by 2030.
Establish 30% of Oak Park’s land as green infrastructure or enhanced park management.
Direct 40% of public climate and sustainability dollars to the most vulnerable.
Partner with the most impacted to create climate and sustainability policies and programs.
*updated Q3 2021
Rooftop solar is supported through the Village of Oak Park. Data reflected is beginning from Q1 2019.