BEND, OR -- Last December the Bend City Council approved a Climate Action Plan. Now the city is looking for volunteers to serve on the new Environment and Climate Committee. Senior Management Analyst Cassie Lacy says the committee will serve in an advisory role to the council. She says they hope to attract people with knowledge or experience in various natural resources issues ranging from renewable energy to water resources and environmental justice. To apply for the committee, go to the City of Bend web page. The deadline to apply is July 31st.