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Photo of a County truck that is powered by used vegetable oil.

Transportation initiatives, such as purchasing alternative fuel vehicles for our fleet, are among the County's programs.


Managing programs that take direct action to reduce greenhouse gases, save energy, save water, and save taxpayer dollars is the cornerstone of the County's sustainability efforts. We manage programs in our community, for businesses, and at County facilities.


The County works directly in our communities to restore ecosystems, control floods, protect health, and promote energy efficiency. Here are just a few of our community sustainability efforts:


We encourage economic sustainability by working with small, local or emerging vendors in our County and promote environmental sustainability by encouraging businesses to become certified Green Businesses.

County Facilities

We manage programs at County facilities to save taxpayer dollars, save energy, save water, and reduce greenhouse gases. Here are several key programs we manage:

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