Mike Bloomberg made New York City a global leader in fighting climate change and pioneering sustainability measures, while also building hundreds of acres of new parkland and re-opening major areas of the waterfront that had been abandoned by industry decades ago.



NYC became a national leader in combating climate change and was on schedule to reduce the city’s carbon footprint by 30% by 2030.


NYC established the nation’s most comprehensive sustainability plan, including a new national model for Green Building Codes.


In 2013, NYC’s Citi Bike system was the largest bike share program in the country.