Carbon Day will be celebrated statewide on Sept. 15
ILLINOIS GENERAL ASSEMBLY RESOLVES THAT CARBON DAY WILL BE CELEBRATED STATEWIDE ON SEPTEMBER 15th
The 96th General Assembly of the State of Illinois, has resolved that Carbon Day will be celebrated in Illinois, annually on September 15th. On this designated date, individuals, organizations, schools, and communities throughout the state will be urged to play a part in reducing the State’s carbon footprint by planting trees and organizing special programs to educate the people about simple steps that can be taken to reduce carbon emissions. The State of Illinois is dedicated to providing and preserving a healthy environment for the benefit of its citizens and for future generations.