College Park once again received a Sustainable Maryland Award recognizing the activities the city is taking to incorporate green practices throughout College Park.

The city’s score on Sustainable Maryland’s point-based system increased this year to 580 points, which makes College Park one of the higher rated municipalities in the state.  College Park is now rated Silver by Sustainable Maryland. Points are awarded based on the activities the city undertakes to be more sustainable.

City staff, committee volunteers, and residents all contribute to a greener College Park.  In coming years the city can build on this success to become greener.

You can read the city’s press release about the award.

And, you can read a summary of the City of College Park’s sustainability actions and certification report.