The Source: Office Of Sustainability Under Scrutiny

Sep 16, 2014

Credit Ryan Loyd / TPR News

Last week the Office of Sustainability came under fire unexpectedly from District 9 city council member Joe Krier.

The suburban Krier has called for the elimination of the office.

The office is tasked with improving alternative transportation, like helping the city's popular B-cycle program expand, as well as energy conservation and sustainability projects. 

Enhancing the environment, quality of life, and economic vitality through innovative programs and policies for all residents, as well as future generations. - Office of Sustainability Mission Statement

Should the city eliminate the Office of Sustainability?

Guests:

  • Joe Krier, District 9 council member.
  • Rey Saldaña, District 4 council member.

*This is the second segment in the September 16 edition of The Source, which airs at 3 p.m. on KSTX 89.1 FM.