Another area Councilor Cassutt devotes time to is infrastructure. This includes creating a multimodal city. As chair of the Metropolitan Planning Organization she has been working with staff to:
In terms of planning, it is crucial that we integrate bike lanes, pedestrian walkways, and urban trails with our transit system. We know the more people we can get out of individual cars and using other forms of transportation is important as we battle climate change. The City has made key changes to implement our Sustainability Plan and Councilor Cassutt will continue to support those. She is proposing legislation to ensure the City opts into HB 228, passed during the 2023 NM legislative session. The law provides incentives and support for businesses to increase sustainability through building upgrades.