Sustainability Resource Page

Solid Waste Recycling and Litter Reduction

City Resources: 

Recycling and Litter Services
Residential Refuse Services
Keep Savannah Beautiful/Keep Savannah Clean

Community Resources:

Emergent Structures
Resource Conservation Education Center
Chatham County Recycling Drop Off Center - Paint, Electronics, Plastic Bags, Yard Waste
Grow.Eat.Repeat. - Composting Services
Savannah Earth Day - Where to Recycle Hazardous Household Wastes!

Ordinances:

Littering Ordinance

Water Resource Conservation and Stormwater Pollution Prevention

 Community Resources:

MPC - Water and Natural Resources 
Ogeechee Riverkeeper 
Savannah Riverkeeper 
University of Georgia Marine Extension Service 

City Ordinances:

Stormwater Management Ordinance
Soil Erosion
Sedimentation and Pollution Control

Green Roof Ordinance
Gray Water Reuse Ordinance

Health, Green Space and Local Food

City Resources:

Lead Hazard Control 
Park and Tree Department 
City of Savannah Community Gardens

Community Resources:

MPC-Natural Resources and Environmental Planning
The Savannah Tree Foundation
The Georgia Conservancy
Savannah-Chatham Food Policy Council
Chatham County Extension Service
Forsyth Farmers Market and Farm Truck 912
Harambee House

Ordinances:

Landscape and Tree Ordinance
City of Savannah Community Garden Policy
Animal Control Ordinance - Urban Chicken and Bee Policy

Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

City Resources:

Homeowner Energy Efficiency
Solarize Tybee
Sustainable Housing

Community Resources:

Georgia Power Energy Efficiency Programs 
MPC - Coastal Climate Change Planning 
US Green Building Council Savannah Branch

Alternative Transportation and Mobility

City Resources:

City of Savannah Mobility Services
Truman Linear Parkway

 Community Resources:

Chatham Area Transit
Savannah Bicycle Campaign
Healthy Savannah
Coastal Georgia Greenway

Ordinances: 

 Complete Streets Ordinance

Education and Training

City Resources:

Thrive Sustainability Initiative 

City of Savannah Earth Day Festival

Community Resources:

Chatham County “Roadmap to becoming the Greenest County in Georgia”
Savannah Food Day
Green Map Savannah