Sustainable Neighborhood Initiative
An initiative to inspire, empower and position neighborhood groups and residents to make sustainability changes in their own community.
Sustainable Neighborhood Programs & Tools
City of St. Louis Sustainable Neighborhood Toolkit v1.0
The Toolkit features 27 how-to tools for implementing specific neighborhood-scale sustainability projects, includes general tips about organizing and fundraising, and highlights local resources and case studies.
Milkweeds for Monarchs: The St. Louis Butterfly Project
A program designed to foster the connection between people and urban natural resources at the neighborhood scale, Milkweeds for Monarchs furthers priorities of the Mayor's Sustainability Action Agenda. Brightside St. Louis has Neighbors Naturescaping grants that may be available for monarch gardens.
Related Sustainable Neighborhood Resources
Project for Public Space
Project for Public Spaces (PPS) is the central hub of the global Placemaking movement, connecting people to ideas, expertise, and partners who share a passion for creating vital places.
Ideas for improving livability at the neighborhood and block scale.
Sustainable Neighborhood Initiative Media
Sustainable Neighborhood Small Grant Competition Winners Announced
Project progress from the winners
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
Update: Sustainability Competition Now Closed
$5,000 Grants to Make Seven Winning Projects a Reality
Our Sustainable Neighborhood Initiative Funders
The City of St. Louis would like to thank the national Funders' Network and ten local sustainability funders for their generous support, without which the launch of the City of St. Louis Sustainable Neighborhood Initiative would not have been possible.
- Ameren Missouri
- Commerce Bank Foundation
- Greater Saint Louis Community Foundation
- Incarnate Word Foundation
- Lutheran Foundation of St. Louis
- Missouri Department of Conservation
- St. Louis-Jefferson Solid Waste Management District
- The Trio Foundation of St. Louis
- Wells Fargo Advisors
- William A Kerr. Foundation
For more information on the Sustainable Neighborhoods Initiative contact:
Email & full profile