News and announcements pertaining to sustainability in the City of St. Louis.
LRA To Reauthorize Garden Lease Program
Seeking Public Comments between 4/25-5/23
Press release | St. Louis Development Corporation,Land Reutilization Authority | 04/25/2018
Mayor Krewson Joins Mayors From Across the Country Opposing the Clean Power Plan Repeal
Mayor Joins Hundreds of Mayors Urging Trump Administration to Act on Climate
Press release | Office of the Mayor | 02/20/2018
St. Louis Sustainability News - Feb 2018
February 2018 - News and Updates on Sustainability events around Saint Louis
News/Announcement | OTHER ORGANIZATIONS | 02/06/2018
St. Louis Sustainability News - Dec 2017 - Jan 2018
December 2017 / January 2018 - News and Updates on Sustainability events around Saint Louis
News/Announcement | OTHER ORGANIZATIONS | 12/21/2017
St. Louis Receives Sustainability Award from Partners for Places
Nearly one million dollars will fund environmental efforts across the U.S.
Press release | OTHER ORGANIZATIONS | 11/06/2017
Chicago Mayor Emanuel Announces 17 Cities Now Host EPA Climate Change Information
City of St. Louis hosts the EPA Climate Change Information at https://climatechange.stlouis-mo.gov/
Press release | Office of the Mayor | 10/22/2017
St. Louis Sustainability News - October 2017
October 2017 - News and Updates on Sustainability events around Saint Louis
News/Announcement | OTHER ORGANIZATIONS | 10/18/2017
Mayor Slay's Sustainability Action Agenda: Progress Report
Mayor to Provide Update and Announce New Sustainability Programs
Press release | Office of the Mayor | 03/13/2017
Mayor Slay Signs Ordinance to Help Large Building Owners Reduce Energy Bills, Produce Cleaner Air, and Generate Jobs
St. Louis Joins National City Energy Project
News/Announcement | Office of the Mayor | 02/16/2017
America Recycles Day—November 15th!
Take the Recycling Pledge and Receive In-home Recycling Bin for $1 Donation
Press release | Office of the Mayor | 11/14/2016
Pokémon Go and What You Should Know
The newest mobile gaming app is drawing more St. Louis residents into public spaces.
Press release | Neighborhood Stabilization Team | 07/21/2016
City of St. Louis and Residents Continue to Respond to Storm Damage
Tree Debris Disposal Information for City Residents
Press release | Office of the Mayor,Division of Forestry,Refuse Division | 07/15/2016
National Night Out is Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Register your event now and show your commitment to safe neighborhoods.
News/Announcement | Neighborhood Stabilization Team | 06/28/2016
Health News: PIER Plan 2016 events
Come join the City of St. Louis and our community partners as we bring our services directly to your neighborhood.
Press release | Department of Health | 05/20/2016
Tackling Vacancy: Mow to Own
LRA Land Available to City Property Owners who Promise to Maintain It
Press release | Land Reutilization Authority,Office of the Mayor | 05/04/2016
Mayor Slay Launches St. Louis Riverfront Butterfly Byway with Support from GRO1000 Garden and Greenspace Program
New monarch garden will increase habitat for monarch butterflies and other pollinators
Press release | Office of the Mayor | 05/04/2016
42 Parcels of Vacant Land to Become Urban Tree Farms
Fresh Coast Capital to announce investment toward the revitalization of urban land into productive green space.
Press release | Office of the Mayor,Land Reutilization Authority | 03/23/2016
Available for registered Milkweeds for Monarchs Gardens
Newsgram | Office of the Mayor | 05/08/2015
May 2015 Volunteer Opportunity with Brightside
Plant Flowers Downtown on Saturday, May 16, 2015
Newsgram | Brightside St. Louis | 05/01/2015
The City of St. Louis & CWE Neighborhood honored by The Missouri Chapter of the American Planning Association
Recognized for Sustainability and named one of the Great Places in America 2014
News/Announcement | Office of the Mayor | 10/17/2014
President Reed Teams with Forest ReLeaf to Plant Over 500 Trees for Peace throughout the Region this Fall
“Plant for Peace”
Press release | Board of Aldermen | 09/11/2014
Group Volunteer Opportunity Available
Get a group of your co-workers together to help make St. Louis better!
Newsgram | Brightside St. Louis | 08/01/2014
2014 Blooming Soon Sale Going On Now
Order your tulip, daffodil, allium bulbs and more before the Sept. 20, 2014 deadline.
Newsgram | Brightside St. Louis | 08/01/2014
Changes for the 2014 Project Blitz
Block units, neighborhood organizations and other community groups will be able to designate their own date for their neighborhood clean-up.
News/Announcement | Brightside St. Louis | 03/18/2014
Sixth Annual Confluence Trash Bash
Mark your calendar for Saturday, March 15 to participate in the annual Confluence Trash Bash
Newsgram | Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District | 03/05/2014
Lambert’s Terminal Recycling Program Doubles Output in 2013
New Indoor Containers Roll out This Week to Divert More Waste from Landfill
News/Announcement | Office of the Mayor | 10/23/2013
Sustainable Neighborhood Small Grant Competition Winners Announced
Proposed Winning Projects
News/Announcement | Office of the Mayor | 07/02/2013
A Strong Sense of Place
Two vacant Land Reutilization Authority lots are transformed into a custom, industrial-modern home through the vision of one St. Louis couple
News/Announcement | Land Reutilization Authority | 06/03/2013
Open Sustainability Competitions
Win gift certificates to Local Harvest Cafe or Urban Shark bicycle store or $5,000 to fund a project designed to help improve sustainability.
News/Announcement | Office of the Mayor | 05/07/2013
Create Your own Urban Garden
The Garden Lease Program allows residents to lease Land Reutilization Authority lots for $1.00.
News/Announcement | Land Reutilization Authority | 05/05/2013
Veolia Water Contract Is Put On Hold
Formal Action on Water Contract Put On Hold While Key Constituencies Are Heard
Press release | Office of the Mayor | 03/04/2013
St. Louis Rolls Out Phase Two of College Hill Hot-Spot Initiative
The City of St. Louis is working hand in hand with police to make College Hill a safer neighborhood for its residents.
Press release | Office of the Mayor | 02/19/2013
Volunteers Needed for Trash Bash
Fourth Annual River des Peres Watershed Clean-up
News/Announcement | Department of Public Safety | 09/22/2012
Be A Part of Brightside's 30th Anniversary
Help plant 500,000 daffodils, tulips and other flower bulbs in January in honor of Brightside's 30th Anniversary.
Newsgram | Brightside St. Louis | 01/01/2012
Old North Wins EPA Top Award
Top award focuses on creating sustainable communities
Press release | Office of the Mayor | 12/13/2011
City Residents Offered Free Firewood
Firewood available after 3 p.m. most weekdays on the Lower Muny Opera lot
Press release | Division of Forestry | 11/07/2011
Time to Order Bulbs from Brightside St. Louis
Order your flowers today and tell your friends.
Newsgram | Brightside St. Louis | 09/01/2011
Operation Brightside will now be known as Brightside St. Louis.
Newsgram | Department of Parks, Recreation, and Forestry | 07/01/2011
City Offices Closed Monday, Feb 21
Please see article for changes to the trash/recycling collection schedule.
Press release | Office of the Mayor | 02/14/2011