Climate Action To-Go Kit Launch

Oct 02, 2012

Victoria, BC- Members of the media are invited to the Central Branch of the Greater Victoria Public Library to photograph the CRD’s newest educational initiative to help residents reduce energy consumption and take action on climate change.

Each Climate Action To-Go Kit contains resources, tools and activities to help individuals and families save money and reduce their carbon footprint.

Date: Thursday, October 4, 2012
Time: 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm
Place: Greater Victoria Public Library Central Branch, 735 Broughton St, Victoria

On-site interviews will be available with:

  • Larisa Hutcheson, General Manager, CRD Environmental Sustainability Department
  • Eric Beevor-Potts, Marketing Communications Specialist, BC Hydro Power Smart
  • Jennifer Rowan, Coordinator of Adult Services, Greater Victoria Public Library

The Climate Action To-Go Kit program is hosted by the CRD with financial support from BC Hydro Power Smart. Kits are available starting this month in all ten branches of the Greater Victoria Public Library, the Sooke or Sidney/North Saanich branches of the Vancouver Island Regional Library, or the Salt Spring Island Public Library.


For further information, please contact:
Cailey Hopkins, Manager, Website and Multimedia Development
CRD Corporate Communications
Tel: 250.360.3225
Cell: 250.516.4976

Alyssa Polinsky
Manager of Communications & Community Development
Tel: 250.893.1311