Certification Actions

Below is the list of actions that are part of the Climate Smart Communities (CSC) Certification program. Click on the pledge elements (PE) and action names to expand the listings and learn more.

PLEASE NOTE: This page is under construction.

Be aware that some actions may change or be hidden temporarily during the construction process. Once complete, the descriptions here will be the authoritative source for the requirements for each action. This portal replaces the CSC Certification Manual issued in 2014.

June 6, 2018 Update: Descriptions of five additional actions under PE7 have been added. Actions tagged with "Competitive Funding Available" means they are eligible for funding under the 2019 round of the DEC CSC Grant program. For an overview of all the actions and a summary of those that are currently under review, please download the updated Action Checklist.