Sustainability

Here we will share resources and ideas about making  Duck Island healthier and more sustainable.  Learn what other communities are doing and imagine the possibilities for Duck Island.

“The Green Alley” is a centerpiece of the Boston Architectural College’s Urban Sustainability Initiative. This “green alley” is the kind of project that can rejuvenate a neighborhood and it’s infrastructure. “Green alleys” are essential to the long-term sustainability of modern cities and are being designed all over the country. These innovative strategies can be implemented in Duck Island. Learn more by watching this short video about the project in Boston.

Save It Lancaster

Lancaster, Pennsylvania needs to save 750 million gallons of water annually from entering its combined sewer system to preserve clean drinking water, avoid costly fines and continue to build a healthy, vibrant community.  Learn more about the green infrasructure projects being implemented.