Year of Sustainable Neighborhoods
T A K E     A C T I O N

Participate in #JCClimateAction2020

Stay involved in the creation of Jersey City's first-ever Climate Action Plan through surveys, meetings, social media, and more!

Compost Your Food Scraps

The City has three food waste drop off locations and a new backyard composting program

Certify Your Green Business

Earn points for green practices like energy efficiency, composting, bike racks and donating to local causes

Make Your Neighborhood More Sustainable

Volunteer! Plant a tree! Shop at a local farmers market! There are lots of ways to make an impact at a local level.

Recycle Right

Are you recycling correctly? We have a great flyer and an app to help you out

L E A R N

GHG Emissions Inventory

Jersey City's first community-wide inventory of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions

Jersey City's Bag Ban

A city-wide ban on single-use plastic bags went into effect June 28th, 2019

Resilient Design Handbook

Basic information on flooding, with recommendations and best practices for green infrastructure and resilient building design strategies

Where Does Our Water Come From?

This infographic explains where Jersey City's water comes from and how it gets to us

The JC Public Schools Sustainability STEAM Challenge

Students across the school district are taking part in the 2020 Sustainable STEAM Challenge to take Climate Action using Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM)

C A L E N D A R
  1. Jersey City Environmental Commission Meeting

    June 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  2. Shade Tree Committee Meeting

    June 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  3. Jersey City Environmental Commission Meeting

    July 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  4. Jersey City Environmental Commission Meeting

    September 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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T W I T T E R