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Let’s Make Louisville a Sustainability Leader

The Louisville Sustainability Council (LSC) promotes a healthy environment, strong economy, and the well-being of the people living in Louisville, Kentucky. The LSC brings together individuals, businesses, nonprofits, government, and educational institutions to facilitate the achievement of Louisville’s sustainability goals. We envision that Louisville will be a top ten sustainable metro area by 2025.

LSC Membership

LSC Member - Parker & Klein

Become a LSC member and help Louisville become a more sustainable city.

Do Something Green

Do Something Green

Do Something Green with LSC by taking advantage of existing green programs.

Get Involved with LSC

Get Involved

Volunteering with LSC is one of several ways you can get involved.

Let’s Make Louisville a Sustainability Leader

The Louisville Sustainability Council (LSC) promotes a healthy environment, strong economy, and the well-being of the people living in Louisville, Kentucky. The LSC brings together individuals, businesses, nonprofits, government, and educational institutions to facilitate the achievement of Louisville’s sustainability goals. We envision that Louisville will be a top ten sustainable metro area by 2025.

LSC Membership

LSC Member - Parker & Klein

Become a LSC member and help Louisville become a more sustainable city.

Do Something Green

Do Something Green

Do Something Green with LSC by taking advantage of existing green programs.

Get Involved with LSC

Get Involved

Volunteering with LSC is one of several ways you can get involved.

Measuring Progress

Learn about Louisville’s 4 STAR certified sustainability rating.

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Sustainable Water Solutions Tour

March 10, 2018, 9:00am - March 10, 2018, 11:00am

Come along on this tour to see where our community acquires and disposes of its water as we look at ways to make our waterways healthier for consumption and recreation. We visit Louisville Water Company and Metropolitan Sewer District facilities, experience rain gardens, wetland restoration, and learn about the life cycle of our water.

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Louisville Sustainability Council’s Goals

Louisville will be a top ten sustainable metro area by 2025.

Air Quality

Air Quality

Maintain better air quality than National Ambient Air Quality Standards.

Buildings

Buildings

Reduce the total energy and water consumption by the built environment by 25%.

Living Systems

Living Systems

Increase the area of green cover in the metro by 10%.

Material Recovery

Material Recovery

Divert 50% of solid waste from the landfill.

Neighborhoods & Mobility

Neighborhoods and Mobility

Decrease transportation related greenhouse gas emissions by 20%.

Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy

Increase amount of energy from renewable sources to 10% of total generated.

Water

Water

Protect, enhance and celebrate waterways by exceeding national quality standards.

Green Drinks Louisville

Green Drinks Louisville is a free, informal and lively opportunity to tap into Louisville’s sustainability hub.