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Learn more about what's new and the current projects being conducted by the Delaware County Office of Sustainability.

The Office of Sustainability conducts a wide variety of projects to encourage sustainability and resilience to the effects of climate change. The Office is charged with evaluating government operations, engaging with the community and working with the Sustainability Commission to implement the actions identified in Sustain Delco: A Sustainability Plan for Delaware County.. The news and current projects listed below are those currently underway for which there is information to share.


Delaware County Seeking Volunteers for Earth Day Tree Planting and Clean Up to be held on April 20th

3rd Annual Sustainability Conference to be Held at Widener University on May 30th

Call for Nominations - 2024 Conference Awards

2024 Sustainability Conference Exhibitors Registion

Delaware County Team Attends First Annual Sustainability Retreat

3rd Annual Sustainability Report Presented to Delaware County Council

Delaware County and its Neighboring Counties Unite to Purchase Wholesale Energy

Delaware County Publishes Sustain Delco: A Sustainability Plan for Delaware County

Capozzoli’s Courthouse Café Goes Green

Current Projects

Implementation of Sustain Delco: A Delaware County Sustainability Plan

Formalizing Affiliation with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful (More info coming soon!)

Overseeing the drafting of the 10-Year Municipal Solid Waste Plan

Solarize Delco

C-PACE (Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy) Program

Southeastern Pennsylvania Regional Power Purchase Agreement with DVRPC

Deployment of new electric vehicles and charging stations made possible by an Alternative Fuels Incentive Grant from PA DEP

Participating in DVRPC’s Regional Streetlight Procurement Program

additional resources

Check out the DelCo Return on Environment Study which examines the economic benefits of green space.

Check out the Delaware County Municipal Officials Directory to identify and contact the leaders in your community.

Contact Us

  •   201 West Front Street,
         Media, PA 19063
  •   8:30AM - 4:30PM
           Monday - Friday
  •   610-891-4000

About Delaware County

Delaware County, presently consisting of over 184 square miles divided into forty-nine municipalities is the oldest settled section of Pennsylvania.

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