The Sustainable Communities Learning Network helps local officials and staff to access and share resources and tools that encourage their communities to consider and apply economically, socially and environmentally sustainable practices.
The Learning Network:
Facilitates peer-to-peer learning, sharing of real-world examples between local officials and others engaged in sustainability efforts
Local officials and staff possess sustainability expertise that
is a valuable resource, and is helpful for others interested in
undertaking similar programs. Share your story with others
through the Sustainable Communities Learning Network.
Have a great sustainability story your local agency has been a
part of? Suggest a case story. Working
through a difficult project and need some feedback?
Join the conversation on
LinkedIn. Done a ton legwork to get a project
off the ground that you think others would benefit from?
Volunteer to speak on a webinar.
Have a better idea? Let us know.
Local agencies are leaders in promoting sustainability in their
community. Highlighting local innovation and accomplishments
helps local sustainability leaders share best practices with
The Institute for Local Government invites California cities and
counties to participate in the sustainability and climate change
recognition program, the Beacon Award: Local Leadership Toward
Solving Climate Change.
The LinkedInTM group is a place for local government sustainability practitioners to connect, exchange information, discuss best practices, and seek feedback on project ideas directly from their peers.