Mayor Jackson denounces White House decision to pull out of Paris Climate Agreement

Published: Jun. 2, 2017 at 7:54 PM EDT|Updated: Jun. 5, 2017 at 7:34 AM EDT
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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Mayor Frank Jackson and City of Cleveland denounces the White House's decision to pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement. Jackson said Cleveland is getting greener through Sustainable Cleveland 2019 and Cleveland's Climate Action Plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

"We're in support of a worldwide climate action plan and we are committed to doing our part here in Cleveland. It is simply the right thing to do," Mayor Jackson said. "We have a responsibility to leave for future generation a more green, vibrant and healthy Cleveland."

You can watch Mayor Jackson's announcement at this link.

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