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 about program updates, click here.  For more information on certification, click here.

2019 Retired Actions

  • Energy Education and Outreach: Similar activities can earn points under the Residential and Commercial Energy Outreach actions or the revised Community Education action.
  • i-Tree Assessment of Municipal Trees: Initiatives that involve the use of i-Tree tools for Assessing and Managing Forests and community trees can potentially earn points as an innovative community project.
  • Lead-Safe Training Program: Comprehensive efforts aimed at addressing the risk of environmental lead poisoning may qualify as an Innovative Community Project.
  • Vehicle Conversions: Converted vehicles may qualify under the Purchase Alternative Fuel Vehicles action. 
  • 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

      5 Points
      • This action has variable points: 5, 10, 15, 20
      • 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 Green Challenges

      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.

    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

      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

      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 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 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 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 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.
      • 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.
    • 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 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.
      • 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 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.

    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

      5 Points
      • This action has variable points: 5, 10, 15, 20, 25
      • 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 Pedestrian Audits

      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 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 Enhanced Stormwater Management Control Ordinance *NEW*

      10 Points
      • This action has variable points: 10, 20, 30
      • 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 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 Management Plan and NJUCF Accreditation

        10 Points
        • This action has variable points: 10, 20
        • 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.

    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 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 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 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