How do we preserve the future so that future generations continue to have opportunities? For Frank Cownie, Mayor of Des Moines, USA, we need find the solutions that will transition our economies locally, nationally and globally.
Cities cannot rest on their laurels and past wins – we need to continually keep working together to make positive change happen. Des Moines strived to find ways to incentivise businesses to be involved. The city has also been investing in active mobility solutions and electric public transportation.
Addressing everyone in the room, Mayor Cownie asked “If we don’t do it now then when and if not us then who?”