Successful Sustainability

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The Longmont Sustainability Plan, adopted in 2016, provides a road map for Longmont to achieve the vision of becoming an engaged community that promotes environmental stewardship, economic vitality, and social equity to create a sustainable and thriving future for all.

The Plan focuses on actions that can be taken over the next ten years to help meet long-term sustainability goals in ten primary topic areas:

  • Air Quality
  • Buildings & Infrastructure
  • Community Cohesion & Resilience
  • Economic Vitality
  • Energy
  • Food System
  • Natural Environment
  • Transportation
  • Waste
  • Water

The Longmont Sustainability Plan, adopted in 2016, provides a road map for Longmont to achieve the vision of becoming an engaged community that promotes environmental stewardship, economic vitality, and social equity to create a sustainable and thriving future for all.

The Plan focuses on actions that can be taken over the next ten years to help meet long-term sustainability goals in ten primary topic areas:

  • Air Quality
  • Buildings & Infrastructure
  • Community Cohesion & Resilience
  • Economic Vitality
  • Energy
  • Food System
  • Natural Environment
  • Transportation
  • Waste
  • Water

Show Us Businesses That Are Making a Difference

5 months

Know of a local business that you think is making a difference in terms of the 10 sustainability topic areas? Drop a pin on the map and finish this phrase: “I love BUSINESS NAME because they TAKE THIS ACTION.”

You can upload a photo of their sustainability action, too!

Need an example? We’ll start! We love the Longmont Library because they support reusing books over and over again. We’ve dropped a pin and typed Longmont Library – support reusing books.



Know of a local business that you think is making a difference in terms of the 10 sustainability topic areas? Drop a pin on the map and finish this phrase: “I love BUSINESS NAME because they TAKE THIS ACTION.”

You can upload a photo of their sustainability action, too!

Need an example? We’ll start! We love the Longmont Library because they support reusing books over and over again. We’ve dropped a pin and typed Longmont Library – support reusing books.