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Sustainability Program
Welcome
The Flagstaff Sustainability Program empowers Flagstaff to be resilient and resourceful.

In practice, a sustainable Flagstaff is a place where the social well-being of current and future citizens is supported by a vibrant economy and a self-renewing, healthy environment.

The City is committed to promoting municipal and community sustainability. As the central manager of these efforts the Sustainability Program develops and implements policies, projects and programming directly related to municipal and community-wide sustainability. The Program builds on the principals of economic, environmental, organizational and social sustainability. Planning, policies and programming support the integration of these principles throughout City operations while providing critical resources to the Flagstaff community. 

Accepting Applications for AmeriCorps Positions
Interested in working with the Sustainability Program? Consider applying for a one year term as an AmeriCorps Sustainability Aide focusing on Open SpaceCommunity Initiatives, or Energy and Climate. Each position requires that the individual complete 1700 hours of service over 11 months, which translates to approximately 40 hours per week. The term is September 30, 2014 through August 31, 2015 with a $12,978 stipend and the $5,645 educational award. These positions are eligible for health coverage and day care through AmeriCorps. If you are interested in applying, please contact . If you have questions about the positions, please contact 

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Announcements
Rebates


Energy Rebates Are Back!
Earn from $100 to $300 on energy efficiency upgrades to your home. Visit the Energy Rebate Program page to learn about requirements and how you can receive a rebate.


2013 Annual Report on Sustainability
The City is proud to announce the release of the 2013 Annual Report on Sustainability, which showcases the City's effort toward sustainability for the fiscal year 2013. 


2013 Year in Review Report

The City is proud to announce the release of the Sustainability Program 2013 Year in Review Report, which showcases our accomplishments for the calendar year.


March 4, 2014 Resolution
On March 4, 2014 the Flagstaff City Council adopted a Resolution requiring all City-owned new construction and major renovation to achieve certification in one of the three sustainable building certification programs or high performance building code. This will help us protect natural resources, prevent waste, and reduce consumption in future construction. Read the Resolution.

  The Sustainability Program is on Facebook!
You can now follow all that the Flagstaff Sustainability Program does by 'liking' us on Facebook. Keep informed about open space, special events, community gardens, and helpful tips about recycling and other interesting facts! Come check us out!

Department of Energy Sunshot Grant
The City of Flagstaff Sustainability Program is a co-recipient of the Department of Energy Sunshot Initiative Grant, designed to reduce barriers to solar power development in Arizona. Read the full press release.

Recycling List
View the recycling list of acceptable and non-acceptable items for residential curbside or commercial business containers.


Contact Us

Have a question? Contact the Sustainability Program.

Energy Rebate Program
2013 Year in Review Report
2013 Year in Review Report