Urban Sustainability Advisory Panel Records, 2002-2005

Overview of the Collection

Seattle (Wash.). Office of Sustainability and Environment
Urban Sustainability Advisory Panel Records
2002-2005 (inclusive)
0.2 cubic feet, (1 box)
Collection Number
Documents pertaining to the development and activities of the Urban Sustainability Advisory Panel (USAP).
Seattle Municipal Archives
Seattle Municipal Archives
Office of the City Clerk
City of Seattle
PO Box 94728
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 2062337807
Fax: 2063869025
Access Restrictions

Records are open to the public.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

The Office of Sustainability and Environment was created in 2000 to oversee implementation of the City's Environmental Management Program. Responsibilities of the agency included developing policies and programs to improve environmental performance in City operations; facilitating the City's compliance with environmental regulations; advancing the City's environmental priorities; integrating sustainability and environmental values into City plans, programs, and policies; setting sustainability and environmental targets and objectives for the City, and reviewing and proposing changes to the Environmental Management Program.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Urban Sustainability Advisory Panel was formed in 2002 by Mayor Gregory Nickels as part of the effort to guide development and implementation of the Environmental Action Agenda and the City of Seattle's sustainabile development initiatives, ensuring clean air, water, and green spaces for the citizens of Seattle, protecting and restoring its natural environment while finding new ways to develop and grow the city, providing economic opportunity for all. The panel was comprised of city officials, leaders from local busineses, representatives from environmental groups, and other stakeholder groups in Seattle. Documents consist of communications between City of Seattle employees and panel members regarding the formation of the panel and meetings, as well as minutes, presentations, and handouts from their meetings.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

[Item and date], Urban Sustainability Advisory Panel Records, Record Series 7905-01. Box [number], Folder [number]. Seattle Municipal Archives.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 1 USAP - Initial Meeting 10/30/02 2002
1 2 USAP - 2003 Meetings 2003
1 3 USAP - 2004 Admin Papers 2004
1 4 USAP - 2004 Meetings 2004
1 5 USAP - 2005 Meetings 2005

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Environmental protection--Washington (State)--Seattle

Geographical Names

  • Seattle (Wash.)