Sustainable Jersey Actions

Below you will find the list of Actions in the Sustainable Jersey Program. Click on the action title to learn more about the actions, or for a quick guide of submission requirements view the Master Action Tracking Spreadsheet.

For more information on the program rules and updates, including certification requirements, please click here. To learn more about how the actions are developed click here.

Program Updates

To learn about the new actions introduced to the program, action updates to existing actions, and category name changes in 2018, please visit the Program Updates page

Please note that all energy related actions previously under the Innovation & Demonstration Projects and Operations & Maintenance categories have been moved to the Energy category.

Action Category Name Changes

  1. Energy Efficiency → Energy
  2. Sustainability Planning → Sustainability & Climate Planning
    1. Sustainability & Climate Panning (sub category) → Community Sustainability Plan

Action Name Changes

  1. On-Site Solar System → Municipal On-Site Solar System
  2. Geothermal Energy System → Municipal Geothermal Energy System
  3. Wind → Municipal Wind Energy System

 

  • Animals in the Community

    • Action details Animals in the Community Education

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Companion Animal Management Pledge

      5 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Companion Animal Management Plan

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Enhanced Licensing Compliance

      5 Points
      • This action has variable points: 5, 10
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Pledge Supporting NJ Wildlife Action Plan

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Wildlife Interaction Plan

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Arts & Creative Culture

    • Action details Establish a Creative Team

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Creative Assets Inventory

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Creative Placemaking Plan

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Municipal Commitments to Support Arts and Creative Culture

      5 Points
      • This action has variable points: 5, 10, 15, 20, 25
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Utilizing Your Creative Assets

      10 Points
      • This action has variable points: 10, 20, 30
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Brownfields

    • Action details Brownfields Inventory & Prioritization

      10 Points
      • This action has variable points: 10, 15
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Brownfields Reuse Planning

      5 Points
      • This action has variable points: 5, 10, 15
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Brownfields Marketing

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Community Partnership & Outreach

    • Action details Create Green Team

      10 Points Bronze Mandatory Silver Mandatory
      • Competitive funding available
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Community Education and Outreach

      10 Points
      • Competitive funding available
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Energy Education and Outreach

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Green Challenges and Community Programs

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Green Fairs
      • Action details Hold a Green Fair

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details "Green" Your Green Fair

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Diversity & Equity

    • Action details Diversity on Boards & Commissions

      10 Points Bronze Priority Silver Priority
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Environmental Justice in Planning & Zoning

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Lead Education and Outreach Programs

      10 Points
      • Competitive funding available
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Lead-Safe Training Programs

      10 Points
      • Competitive funding available
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Emergency Management & Resiliency

    • Action details Climate Adaptation: Flooding Risk

      20 Points Bronze Priority Silver Priority
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Coastal Vulnerability Assessment *New*

      20 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Extreme Temperature Event Plan

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Heat Island Assessment *NEW*

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Community Wildfire Protection Plans

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Firewise Community

      5 Points
      • This action has variable points: 5, 10, 15
      • Competitive funding available
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Ready Set GO! Fire Company

      5 Points
      • This action has variable points: 5, 10, 15
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Wildfire Safety Council

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Emergency Communications Planning

      15 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Vulnerable Populations Identification for Emergencies

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Energy

    • Municipal Energy Initiatives
      • Action details Energy Tracking and Management

        10 Points Bronze Priority Silver Priority
        • This action has variable points: 10, 20
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Energy Efficiency for Municipal Facilities

        5 Points Bronze Priority Silver Priority
        • This action has variable points: 5, 10, 15, 20, 30, 40, 50
        • Non-competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Buy Electricity From A Renewable Source

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Municipal On-Site Solar System

        10 Points
        • This action has variable points: 10, 20, 30, 40
        • Non-competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Municipal Geothermal Energy System

        10 Points
        • Non-competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Municipal Wind Energy System (Formerly Wind)

        10 Points
        • Non-competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Community Energy Initiatives
      • Action details Commercial Energy Efficiency Outreach

        10 Points
        • This action has variable points: 10, 20
        • This action counts towards a Gold Star
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Residential Energy Efficiency Outreach

        10 Points
        • This action has variable points: 10, 20
        • This action counts towards a Gold Star
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Make Your Town Solar Friendly

        15 Points
        • This action has variable points: 15, 30
        • This action counts towards a Gold Star
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Community-Led Solar Initiatives

        10 Points
        • This action has variable points: 10, 15
        • This action counts towards a Gold Star
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Wind Ordinance

        10 Points
        • Submissions for this action do not expire
        • Non-competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Renewable Government Energy Aggregation

        5 Points
        • This action has variable points: 5, 15, 35, 50
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Transportation Initiatives
      • Action details Fleet Inventory

        10 Points Bronze Priority Silver Priority
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Driver Training

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Purchase Alternative Fuel Vehicles

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Vehicle Conversions

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Public Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure

        15 Points
        • This action counts towards a Gold Star
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Make Your Town Electric Vehicle Friendly

        15 Points
        • This action counts towards a Gold Star
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Meet Target for Green Fleets

        30 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Food

    • Farmland Preservation
      • Action details Farmland Preservation Plans

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Food Production
      • Action details Community Gardens

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Support Local Food
      • Action details Buy Fresh Buy Local Programs

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Farmers Markets

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Making Farmers Markets Accessible

        5 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Green Design

    • Action details Green Building Policy/Resolution

      5 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Green Building Training

      5 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Green Design Commercial and Residential Buildings
      • Action details Create a Green Development Checklist

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Green Building Education

        5 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Site Plan Green Design Standards

        20 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Green Design Municipal Buildings
      • Action details New Construction

        20 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Upgrade/Retrofit-Light Pollution

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Upgrade/Retrofit-Water Conservation

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Health & Wellness

    • Action details Anti-Idling Education & Enforcement Program

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Building Healthier Communities

      20 Points
      • Competitive funding available
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Health in All Policies Professional Development

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Safe Routes to School

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Smoke-Free and Tobacco-Free Public Places

      10 Points
      • Submissions for this action do not expire
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Innovation & Demonstration Projects

    • Action details Green Roofs

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Raingardens

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Innovative Community Project 1

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Innovative Community Project 2

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Innovative Community Project 3

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Land Use & Transportation

    • Action details Sustainable Land Use Pledge

      10 Points Bronze Priority Silver Priority
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Build-Out Analysis

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Bicycle and or Pedestrian Audit

      5 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Bicycle and or Pedestrian Plan

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Adopt a Complete Streets Policy

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Institute Complete Streets

      10 Points
      • This action has variable points: 10, 15
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Effective Parking Management

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Green Infrastructure Planning *NEW*

      5 Points
      • This action has variable points: 5, 10, 20
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Green Infrastructure Implementation *NEW*

      10 Points
      • This action has variable points: 10, 15, 20
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Green Building and Environmental Sustainability Element

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Historic Preservation Element

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Smart Workplaces

      5 Points
      • This action has variable points: 5, 10
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Transit-Oriented Development Supportive Zoning

      20 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Local Economies

    • Action details Green Business Recognition Program

      10 Points Bronze Priority Silver Priority
      • This action has variable points: 10, 20
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Green Jobs/Economic Development

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Buy Local Programs
      • Action details Buy Local Campaign

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Support Local Businesses

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Natural Resources

    • Action details Natural Resource Inventory

      20 Points Bronze Priority Silver Priority
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Water Conservation Ordinance

      20 Points Bronze Priority Silver Priority
      • Submissions for this action do not expire
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Environmental Commission

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Environmental Commission Site Plan Review

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Open Space Plans

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Water Conservation Education Program

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Caring for Conservation Easements
      • Action details Easement Inventory and Outreach

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Easement Inspections and Evaluations

        15 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Natural Resource Protection Ordinances
      • Action details Clustering Ordinance

        10 Points
        • Submissions for this action do not expire
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Environmental Assessment Ordinance

        10 Points
        • Submissions for this action do not expire
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Habitat Conservation Ordinance

        10 Points
        • Submissions for this action do not expire
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Tree Protection Ordinance

        10 Points
        • Submissions for this action do not expire
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Tree & Woodlands Management
      • Action details Community Forestry Plan and Tree Cover Goal

        20 Points
        • Competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Tree Hazard Inventory

        10 Points
        • Competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Tree Maintenance Programs

        10 Points
        • Competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Tree Planting Programs

        10 Points
        • Competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details i-Tree Assessment of Municipal Trees

        10 Points
        • Competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Operations & Maintenance

    • Green Purchasing Program
      • Action details Adopt a Green Purchasing Policy by Ordinance

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Adopt a Green Purchasing Policy by Resolution

        5 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Adopt Behavioral Policies

        5 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Green Cleaning Products

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Green Maintenance Equipment and Materials

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Recycled Paper

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Grounds & Maintenance
      • Action details Green Grounds & Maintenance Policy

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Efficient Landscape Design

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Integrated Pest Management

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Minimize Water Consumption

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Recycled Materials and Composting

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Public Information & Engagement

    • Communications
      • Action details Municipal Communications Strategy

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Citizen Engagement
      • Action details Improve Public Engagement in Planning and Zoning

        10 Points
        • This action has variable points: 10, 15
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Improve Public Engagement in Municipal Government

        10 Points
        • This action has variable points: 10, 15
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Online Municipal Public Service Systems

        10 Points
        • This action has variable points: 10, 15
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Access to Public Information
      • Action details Digitizing Public Information

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Open Data Inventory and Management

        10 Points
        • This action has variable points: 10, 15
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Sustainability & Climate Planning

    • Action details Municipal Carbon Footprint

      10 Points Bronze Priority Silver Priority
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Community Carbon Footprint

      10 Points
      • Competitive funding available
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Climate Action Plan

      10 Points
      • Competitive funding available
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Community Asset Mapping

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Community Visioning

      10 Points
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Community Sustainability Plan
      • Action details Vision Statement and Goals

        5 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Indicators and Targets

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Action Plans

        10 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

  • Waste Management

    • Action details Prescription Drug Safety and Disposal

      10 Points Bronze Priority Silver Priority
      • This action counts towards a Gold Star
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Action details Recycling and Waste Reduction Education and Compliance

      15 Points Bronze Priority Silver Priority
      • This action has variable points: 15, 20
      • This action counts towards a Gold Star
      • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Recycling
      • Action details Commercial & Institutional Recycling

        10 Points
        • This action counts towards a Gold Star
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Community Paper Shredding Day

        5 Points
        • Non-competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Construction and Demolition Waste Recycling

        5 Points
        • This action has variable points: 5, 10, 15
        • Non-competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Food Waste

        10 Points
        • Non-competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Household Hazardous Waste

        5 Points
        • This action has variable points: 5, 10, 15
        • This action counts towards a Gold Star
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Non-Mandated Materials Recycling

        5 Points
        • This action has variable points: 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 60
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Recycling Depot

        10 Points
        • Non-competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
    • Waste Reduction
      • Action details Backyard Composting Program

        5 Points
        • Non-competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details EPA WasteWise Partner

        5 Points
        • Non-competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Grass - Cut It and Leave It Program

        5 Points
        • Non-competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Materials Reuse Program

        10 Points
        • Non-competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Pay-As-You-Throw Program

        10 Points
        • Non-competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Reusable Bag Education Program

        5 Points
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.
      • Action details Waste Audit of Municipal Buildings or Schools

        10 Points
        • Non-competitive funding available
        • At least one school in your district is working on this action. Changes to this action taken at the district level will override the school-level activity. Please consult with your schools prior to making any modification at the district level.

    No actions in this category match the search criteria.

Actions & Certification