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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Help Decorate Skokie’s New Refuse Truck

Skokie refuse collection truck on street

Ahead of Earth Month, the Village of Skokie is calling on local students to use their creativity and artistic ability to call attention to the Village’s Environmental Sustainability Plan goal of reducing landfill waste community-wide.

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Sustainability - Waste Management
Posted on: February 6, 2024

2023 Q4 Sustainability Plan Progress

Steam rollers paving a path

Village staff throughout the organization are working together to implement the strategies of the updated Skokie Environmental Sustainability Plan. Approved by the Village Board in 2022, the plan aims to reduce communitywide Greenhouse Gas emissions by 35...

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Sustainability - Waste Management
Posted on: January 9, 2024

Submit Sustainability Award Nominations

Skokie home with solar panels on the roof.

Do you know a Skokie neighbor who is a leader in home sustainability? Nominate them (or yourself!) for a 2024 Residential Sustainability Award! This new award was developed by the Village’s Sustainable Environmental Advisory Commission (SEAC) in...

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Sustainability - Waste Management
Posted on: August 8, 2023

Progress Report: Skokie Sustainability Plan

Public Works staff using electric leaf blower

Village staff throughout the organization are working together to implement the strategies of the updated Skokie Environmental Sustainability Plan, which aims to reduce communitywide Greenhouse Gas emissions by 35 percent from 2020 levels by 2030, and ach...

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Sustainability - Waste Management