Learn About Sustainability

We’ve compiled a number of resources around sustainability. Be sure to click any of the resources for more info.

Climate Action Plans From Other Cities

Sustainability Sites In Our Community

Good Sustainability Reads

Discover current CO2 levels by clicking here.

Recent sustainability article here.

Learn about the “Zero Waste Cities” approach here.

Local Sustainability Presentations

  • Jennifer Nelson (Seven Generations Ahead), founder of the Illinois Food Scraps Coalition, gives an introductory presentation on food waste reduction. Target audiences: healthcare systems, institutional food service managers, schools and restaurants. View the PDF of the presentation here.