Hoboken Mayor Thrilled US Rejoining Paris Climate Agreement

President Joe Biden last night signed several Executive Orders, reversing a few of former President Trump’s policy decisions.  One of the changes has the United States rejoining the Paris Climate Agreement.  Hoboken Mayor Ravi Bhalla expressed his approval with President Biden’s decision.

Mayor Bhalla issued the following press release after the President signed the Executive Order:

 

MAYOR BHALLA APPLAUDS PRESIDENT BIDEN’S EXECUTIVE ORDER ON PARIS AGREEMENT

Hoboken Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla today applauded President Joe Biden’s executive order tonight rejoining the United States into the Paris Agreement.

“I am grateful that President Joe Biden is taking immediate action, on the very first day in office, to rejoin the Paris Agreement,” said Mayor Bhalla. “Nowhere is climate change more real than coastal communities like Hoboken, where rising sea levels threaten the very future of our City. The President, in his address before a world stage, said America will lead, ‘not merely by the example of our power, but by the power of our example.’ Thank you to President Biden for putting those words into action today.”

Mayor Bhalla is a member of the Climate Mayors, a bipartisan network of over 470 U.S. mayors working to combat climate change through meaningful actions in their communities.

The City of Hoboken has been a regional leader in climate change adaptation:

 

MAYOR BHALLA APPLAUDS PRESIDENT BIDEN’S EXECUTIVE ORDER ON PARIS AGREEMENT

 

Hoboken Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla today applauded President Joe Biden’s executive order tonight rejoining the United States into the Paris Agreement.

 

“I am grateful that President Joe Biden is taking immediate action, on the very first day in office, to rejoin the Paris Agreement,” said Mayor Bhalla. “Nowhere is climate change more real than coastal communities like Hoboken, where rising sea levels threaten the very future of our City. The President, in his address before a world stage, said America will lead, ‘not merely by the example of our power, but by the power of our example.’ Thank you to President Biden for putting those words into action today.”

 

Mayor Bhalla is a member of the Climate Mayors, a bipartisan network of over 470 U.S. mayors working to combat climate change through meaningful actions in their communities.

 

The City of Hoboken has been a regional leader in climate change adaptation: