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!

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.

Certify Your Green Business

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

Compost Your Food Scraps

The City has a new backyard composting program and food waste drop off at our community gardens

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 in Jersey City's Public Schools took part in the 2019 Sustainable Challenge to make their neighborhoods more sustainable through Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM)

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

    December 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  2. Jersey Water Works 2019 Conference

    December 13 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
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T W I T T E R