Students become stewards of the land and water.
Public officials need to act quickly to enact policies and plans.
Concerned residents volunteered to implement a program to mitigate the drought’s impact.
Many local agencies are developing internal funding sources to implement energy and climate action activities.
The city’s efforts will save an estimated 450 million gallons of drinking water per year.
The awards program recognizes local government projects that reduce waste and costs and promote sustainability.
The app provides immediate access to information about hazardous materials a railcar is carrying.
A few key principles apply to any smart city efforts, regardless of size or scope.
An underused set of funding resources offers tools that cities can use for virtually any site.
The facility produces excess energy equivalent to approximately $400,000 annually and offsets energy costs for other city facilities.
Adaptation planning helps cities endure current and future impacts and thrive.
Fort Bragg is California’s first Bee City USA®.
Despite the many innovative efficiency measures now in place throughout the country, the United States wastes more than half of all energy produced. Eight California cities are competing for a $5…
Woodland strives to promote the importance of expanding its tree canopy to provide environmental, economic, health and aesthetic benefits. Because trees help reduce greenhouse gases, the city aims…
The annual Outstanding Local Streets and Roads Project Awards Program recognizes projects that promote fiscal and environmental sustainability in the local transportation system and can be…
Repair cafés help cities send a message that just because something is broken, it need not be thrown away.
Sustainable communities are often better able to thrive and become more prosperous; sustainability is not just about the environment.
City officials seeking creative ways to finance economic development projects should take a look at the tools provided by AB 2.