Mission Statement

To improve the long-term quality of life in our community by empowering our citizens through education, promotion, and modeling of sustainable practices.


The Sustainability Division provides direction and assistance to the city organization through the creation of the City's first Sustainability Plan and working with all City departments in its implementation. Working with community organizations, business, and industry, the Sustainability Division assists the broader community in adopting sustainable practices. Accredited staff provides environmental/conservation education resources for audiences of all ages and various formats. 

Fast Facts

  • Approximately 6 employees
  • Supported by Solid Waste Enterprise Fund for an annual budget of approximately $500,000. 
  • Averages over 200 classroom presentations, field trips, and community events each year.