Illinois - City - Town of Cicero
CX(s) Applied: B1.32, B2.5, A1, A9, A11, B5.1
Location(s): Cicero, Illinois
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant for: 1) Develop energy efficiency and conservation strategy (ongoing); 2) technical consultant services to establish a program to train municipal employees on energy efficient best practices; 3) conduct energy audits on municipal buildings; 4) establish a financial incentive program that will allow eligible homes and businesses to implement energy efficiency retrofits; 5) develop a project to replace municipal building lights with compact fluorescent bulbs (CFLs) and implement building retrofits which will be determined after completion o energy audits (excludes building retrofits); 6) establish a project to allow interested homeowners/commercial entities to replace existing incandescen bulbs with CFLs; 7) establish a standard operating procedure to maintain adequate tire pressure in fleet vehicles and establish a program to systematically replace existing fleet vehicles with hybrid vehicles; 8) establish pilot project to replace town stoplights/streetlights with light-emitting diode fixtures.