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Huffington Post New York City Declares A Climate Emergency by Alexander C. Kaufman

New York City Declares A Climate Emergency

New York City just became the largest municipality in the Americas to declare a climate emergency

The City Council overwhelmingly voted Wednesday afternoon to approve a resolution pushed by activists, adding bulk to a growing list of legislation aimed at cutting emissions in an economy that ranks among the top 20 in the world.