The Greening Committee’s goal was to create a set of short-, and mid-term recommendations for environmental improvements to downtown ABQ that reflect the comportments and values of the Millennial Generation, such as energy efficiency, abundant green space, and walkability – ultimately resulting in sustainable business and community development.

There are over 600 Complete Streets policies across the country that local and regional jurisdictions have successfully adopted. These policies enable the creation of streets that are safer for all users of the road and especially more vulnerable users such s bicyclists and pedestrians. Complete Streets policies enable cities to become more livable and improve the quality of life.