Stories in Category Sustainability
Smart streetlights are advancing innovation in San Diego. We caught up with the City's Chief Sustainability Officer Cody Hooven to learn more. And we want to hear from you! The City is hosting a series of community meetings: bit.ly/2WjQoBw.
Go behind the scenes at the Miramar Landfill and learn how the City is working to divert waste, including recyclables and greenery, whenever possible in order to extend the landfill's life. Visit www.recyclingworks.com.
Since 2015, the City has partnered with the Farmers Insurance Open on a composting program to eliminate food waste at the event. This year, we also collaborated on a new waste reduction effort at Torrey Pines Municipal Golf Course.
When it rains, operators at the City’s 14 pump stations are on alert to prevent flooding and keep the water flowing.
San Diego residents and business leaders are helping the City achieve climate action goals of reducing greenhouse gases, providing cleaner transportation and clean energy.
We're asking San Diegans to make one small change per week to help create a more sustainable community!
Thinking about taking two wheels for #TransitTuesday? We asked our favorite local baller, sportscaster and bicyclist Bill Walton to give us some tips to get riding!
Ever wonder what happens to your recycling after you dump it in the blue bin? We took a behind the scenes look at a Materials Recovery Facility, or MRF, where the City’s recycling is sorted.