The Climate Change Task Force provides a forum for focussed discussion on the topic of climate change.
As the key provider of guidelines and best practices for the planning, design, construction, operation and maintenance of transportation infrastructure, TAC is beginning to incorporate climate change considerations, from both mitigation and adaptation perspectives, in all aspects of its work. Addressing climate change provides opportunities to improve our sustainable future and is critical to TAC's mission of promoting the provision of safe, secure, efficient, effective and environmentally and financially sustainable transportation services in support of Canada's social and economic goals.
The objectives of the Task Force are to:
The current Chair and Vice-chair are Peter Dzikowski and Clark Gunter respectively. The Task Force membership numbers 20, including representatives from each of TAC's councils and the Board of Directors, and additional federal, provincial and territorial representatives.
Further information on Task Force activities can be found by browsing this website or by contacting Craig Stackpole.