The city is committed to encouraging residents, business owners, schools and local organizations to begin incorporating more sustainable solutions in their daily activities.

Residents

Our actions impact the environment. Each thing we do can help or hurt our planet in many ways. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has tools to help you learn and understand the issues and help you reduce your environmental footprint. More

Pledge. Make a personal commitment to sustainable living by pledging to incorporate these tips into your everyday routine. Take the Winter Park Sustainability Pledge today!

Volunteer. Keep Winter Park Beautiful works with neighborhoods and volunteers throughout the community on public green space projects, organizing environmental cleanups, and other projects related to enhancing the ecological, economic and social sustainability throughout the city. More ›

Businesses

From recycling at your business and providing commuter incentives to tracking your energy and water usage, businesses have a significant impact on community sustainability.

Greening your Business. Want help greening your business? Contact us.

Fair Trade in Winter Park. View the list of fair trade businesses in Winter Park and learn more about the Winter Park Fair Trade campaign.

Schools

All students deserve to attend sustainable schools that enhance their health and prepare them for 21st century careers. The U.S. Green Building Council’s Center for Green Schools works with school decision makers, community volunteers, and thought leaders in the public and private sectors to drive progress at the intersection of sustainability, education, public health and the built environment. Green schools reduce environmental impacts & costs, improve occupants’ health & performance, and increase environmental & sustainable literacy. More

Sustainability Education Program for Winter Park Schools. Brought to you by the City of Winter Park’s Electric Utility Department, the City’s Sustainability Program is partnering with Tinker Programs to provide Sustainability Education to 5th grade classrooms in Winter Park. The program is designed to teach students about energy, water and sustainability in our community. Information for teachers, as well as the online enrollment form can be found here. Free sustainability education resources for parents can be found here.

KWPB&S Green School Grant. Supports schools serving Winter Park in their efforts to achieve sustainability goals and beautify their campus while engaging and educating students grades K-12 in the practices of sustainability. More ›