Environmental Services

  1. Bike & Pedestrian

    The Bike Locker Program, administered by Public Works, allows you to store your bicycle at the Emeryville Amtrak Station for safety, ease, and convenience.

  2. Climate Action Plan

    The City of Emeryville has approved a Climate Action Plan and goal for reducing its emissions to protect the climate.

  3. Community Beautification

    Learn about the different programs revolving around community beautification.

  4. Construction & Demolition Waste

    A study done by StopWaste.org in the year 2000 revealed that construction and demolition (“C&D”) activities generated 21% of the waste landfilled in Alameda County with a similar percentage in Emeryville. In 2009, the City of Emeryville adopted an ordinance requiring a waste reduction target and waste reduction plan submittal for the operators of these types of activities to assist the City in achieving its goals of reducing waste sent to the landfill by 50% by 2020.

  5. Eco Food-Ware

    All food vendors, such as restaurants, cafes, delis, and caterers, who use disposable food service-ware must switch to compostable or recyclable food service-ware by January 1, 2008.

  6. Energy Conservation

    Browse through a listing of energy conservations and green buildings.

  7. Green Building

    Green building is a whole-systems approach for designing and constructing buildings that conserve energy, water, and material resources.

  8. Green Business Program

    This program is a cooperative regional effort to assist small businesses to understand regulatory concerns and come into full compliance with federal, state, and local environmental regulations.

  9. Public Transit

    Discover the different options for public transportation.

  10. Stormwater

    Gather details about stormwater.

  11. Street Trees

    This project promotes beautification by planting street trees.

  12. Waste Reduction, Recycling & Composting

    Learn about waste reduction, recycling, and composting.

  13. Water Conservation & Bay Friendly Landscaping

    Access information about water conservation and bay friendly landscaping.