About Sustainability in Takoma Park
The City of Takoma Park is committed to the ideas of creating a sustainable community. The City’s sustainability efforts are integrated into a variety of innovative programs – every department in Takoma Park participates.
Sustainability is thoroughly integrated in all City departments. The Sustainability Manager in the Public Works Department serves as a full time lead for innovative internal and external programs with staff, residents and stakeholders. Takoma Park's sustainability programs have helped make Takoma Park a national leader in sustainability, energy efficiency, and move us towards being a zero waste city.
More Sustainability Information:
Download Takoma Park's Sustainability Catalog for more information about all of Takoma Park's sustainability programs and projects.
Sustainable Takoma Park on Social Media
Connect with Takoma Park’s Sustainability initiative on social media! We have a dedicated Facebook page and also regularly put sustainability oriented posts on the City’s official Twitter & Instagram accounts… just look for the #sustainability hashtag!
Facebook | Sustainable Takoma Park
Twitter | @TakomaParkMD | #sustainability
Renewable Energy Challenge
Neighborhood Energy Challenge - Wind Edition
Switch to 100% renewable energy by September 30, 2018 for special ratesMake the switch with CleanChoice Energy
Food Waste Collection
Our curbside food waste collection program is so easy a chihuahua can do it!
(...and you get free compost!)Sign me up!