By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — To mark the formal return of the United States returning to the Paris Agreement, climate leaders from across the country met virtually to outline the next phase of the climate movement.READ MORE: Mon Wharf Reopening For Parking On Monday
In a recorded message, Mayor Bill Peduto called it good news for Pittsburgh.READ MORE: University of Pittsburgh Main Campus Shifts Into Lower-Risk Classification For The Coronavirus
“What we’ve badly needed is national leadership that regarded the climate crisis seriously and did its utmost to fix the problem,” Peduto said.MORE NEWS: Baldwin High School Students Raise Thousands Of Dollars Through Polar Pop Event For Special Olympics Of Pennsylvania
“We’ve had that leadership at the state level and the local level, and now we have it at the national level,” Peduto added. The group is also looking at how non-federal action will play a role in reaching an ambitious nationally determined contribution.