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Sustainability

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Sustainability
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Public Works
City of Takoma Park
31 Oswego Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Hours & Location

8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Monday-Friday
Public Works Facility

Contact
Sustainability
Phone Fax Email
Address

Public Works
City of Takoma Park
31 Oswego Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Hours & Location

8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Monday-Friday
Public Works Facility

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 Services

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.

Special Sustainability Alert: We need your help to win the $5 Million Georgetown University Energy Prize. Download our Green Home Certification Guide to find out how to do your part to help Takoma park win.

Watch and share this hilarious 2-minute video, created by Sister Eden Media, a Takoma Park company, which stresses the 3 simple steps everyone one can take to help Takoma Park win the $5 Million Georgetown Energy Prize!

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The City of Takoma Park is committed to sustainability and the city’s efforts are integrated throughout the city in a variety of programs.

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 Icon Facebook | Sustainable Takoma Park

twitter-icon Twitter | @TakomaParkMD | #sustainability

Sustainability Sections

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Georgetown University Energy Prize

First quarter rankings are in — Takoma Park is #29.

Visit our Sustainability page to find out how you can help us get closer to the $5 million prize!

Help us win!
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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!