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City of West Palm Beach Office of SustainabilityCity of West Palm Beach Office of Sustainability
The City of West Palm Beach partners with the community to preserve and enhance the quality of life through providing efficient and effective community-focused services. The City’s Vision West Palm Beach will be a vibrant, resilient, attractive... Read more
The City of West Palm Beach partners with the community to preserve and enhance the quality of life through providing efficient and effective community-focused services. The City’s Vision West Palm Beach will be a vibrant, resilient, attractive and safe city, recognized as a model community which: •Takes pride in history, diversity and environment •Promotes and enjoys community respect, pride and cooperation •Provides visionary and creative governmental leadership •Is a celebrated cultural and recreational destination •Values its public employees and recognizes their achievements
Located in City Hall, the Mayor's Office of Sustainability collaborates with all West Palm Beach City Departments, non-profit organizations, schools, businesses and private citizens to address the mission to "Enhance the viability of West Palm Beach as a modern model of healthy, environmentally progressive, ecologically sustainable and resilient urban living."
The Office of Sustainability was created in the Public Utilities Department in 2008. In 2014, with Mayor Jeri Muoio's emphasis on the importance of Resiliency and Sustainability, the Sustainability Office moved into the Mayor's Office, providing increased access and involvement in City activities and initiatives.