Climate Champion Mayor Bill Saffo Wins Re-Election
(Washington, D.C., November 3, 2021) EDF Action congratulates Mayor Bill Saffo of Wilmington, North Carolina on winning re-election.
“Wilmington voters sent a strong message by re-electing Bill Saffo as mayor,” said EDF Action North Carolina State Director David Kelly. “They know that Bill Saffo has been an effective leader in responding to the impacts that climate change has on the city and its residents. Mayor Saffo is working to tackle both the causes and effects of our changing climate, by working to improve the resilience of the city and region to the impacts of extreme weather and flooding and by adopting a 100% clean energy goal that will help reduce climate pollution. We are proud to have supported Mayor Saffo in his re-election bid and we know he’ll continue to work to find common sense solutions that benefit Wilmington and North Carolina.”
EDF Action Votes launched a mail program that highlighted Mayor Saffo’s leadership on climate and the environment for his city.