Welcome to the City of Iowa City Sustainability webpage! 

Iowa City is committed to being a leader in sustainable community development. Sustainability Coordinator Brenda Nations helps ensure that Iowa City's public services and planning efforts are rooted in sustainable principles. 

We invite you to browse our pages and learn more about Iowa City's sustainability efforts.

Community Climate Action Grant

About: The purpose of this funding is to inspire and promote public involvement in the implementation of the Iowa City Climate Action and Adaptation Plan. Community input and involvement are crucial to reduce local greenhouse emissions in order to reach community-wide carbon reduction goals. This grant program aims to enhance local climate action through work performed by community-based organizations. The application process begins in February and funds are available the following July 1st.

Qualifications: To apply, applicant must be principally and physically located in Iowa City.

Learn more and apply: www.icgov.org/communityclimateactiongrant

Contact: Sustainability Services, 319-887-6161

Sustainability Initiatives and Reports  

Take action by participating in current sustainability programs and activities. Browse reports and become educated about Iowa City's current climate situation. 

Featured projects: 

Sustainable Iowa City Newsletter 

Stay up-to-date with sustainability news in Iowa City by subscribing to the Sustainable Iowa City newsletter at www.icgov.org/e-subscriptions. Enter your e-mail and check the sustainability box. 

View the September Newsletter here.


Stay Connected 

Follow the City of Iowa City on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram using #SustainableIC
Contact the Sustainability Coordinator at brenda-nations@iowa-city.org or 319-887-6161



Sustainability Services