Courageously Leading

A commitment to leadership that is willing to embrace change with compassion, innovation, and aspiration to serve and engage the community. Our creativity, professionalism, and ability to deliver results will be recognized as a national governance model.

Carbon Emission Reduction

Develop the next sustainability ladder for organizational reduction of carbon emissions that includes public education and implement at least two strategies from the ladder.


The City of Williamsburg hired ICLEI, an organization dedicated to helping local governments with sustainability challenges, to conduct a greenhouse gas inventory for the City's local government operations. That report along with a memorandum of recommendations was presented to City Council at the 2023-2024 GIO Retreat in October 2022.