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District Formation

Across the United States, 2030 Districts® have formed to meet the energy, water and vehicle reduction emissions targets for existing buildings and new construction called for by Architecture 2030 in the 2030 Challenge for Planning and Buildings.

While 2030 Districts are as naturally diverse as the communities they represent, private sector leadership is a key component, keeping each District connected to market realities and solutions.

Establishing a 2030 District as a private sector-led effort ensures support from companies and businesses, as well as public sector institutions, by aligning competing businesses around a common mission and specific targets with shared ownership and accountability. 

The voluntary participation of 2030 Districts allows private businesses the opportunity to distinguish themselves as market leaders, while the monitoring and tracking of progress assures participation in the effort.

This provides a consistent vision for short- and long-term targets, guiding future business decisions, strategic planning, municipal infrastructure and programs, as well as incentives and policies.