Resources for Municipalities

This list shows all resources relevant to municipalities.

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For those looking to employ Low Impact Development (LID) in their community.
Intermediate

The Market Square project focused on a two-building complex in historic downtown San Francisco, California. It involved historic renovation, adaptive use of a historic building, and renovation/integration of a smaller, more contemporary building.  The project is located on a one-block site in the Mid-Market area of downtown San Francisco, an emerging location for tech tenants and new multifamily development.

The lawn and garden are a great place to practice water efficiency. Use them as a clean slate to stimulate creativity in your choice of colorful, drought tolerant plants, shrubs and trees.
Intermediate
The Save Tarrant Water website provides helpful videos and conservation tips to help you save water. Learn more about the Tarrant Regional Water District plans, sign up for events, and more.
Intermediate
Tips from Dallas Water Utilities on how to save water in your bathroom, kitchen, and laundry room.
Basic
Information on how to use water wisely in indoor and outdoor settings. Also, test your knowledge with the Water/Turf IQ quiz.
Intermediate
Jurisdictions interested in reducing the barriers to solar adoption can consider adopting the Solar-Ready Provisions to streamline their jurisdictional processes and provide consistency across the region.
Intermediate
SolSmart provides recognition and no-cost technical assistance to local governments in an effort to reduce local barriers to the growth of the solar energy industry.
Advanced
SPEER encourages the adoption of advanced building systems and energy efficient products and services in the South-central U.S.
Intermediate
Provides tips on how to avoid having your outdoor pipes freeze in sub-zero temperatures.
Intermediate
STAR Communities certifies communities that are leaders in local sustainability.
Advanced
This tool, created by the National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL), incorporates energy efficiency data and renewable energy opportunities to improve data-driven state and county energy planning across the United States.
Intermediate
For those looking for training on stormwater permitting and credentials
Intermediate
Learn how to maintain your lawn while preventing stormwater pollution.
Basic
To increase sustainable development across the North Central Texas region through a variety of programs, campaigns, and funding opportunities.
Basic
The Sustainable Facilities Tool - Water Efficiency provide resources on a variety of methods that increase water efficiency in and around buildings.
Basic
The Sustainable SITES Initiative certifies and rates development projects that demonstrate excellence in sustainable landscapes.
Advanced
Take a Load Off, Texas informs consumers of the energy efficiency and renewable energy incentive programs offered by Oncor.
Basic
Use this page to request FREE copies of the Take Care of Texas materials listed below.
Intermediate
An infographic with pictures and easy-to-follow instructions about how to repair common household water leaks.
Intermediate
Easy to read infographic that provides recommendations to people on how to be more green when taking care of their pets.
Basic
Texans are encouraged to do their part to conserve water. This PSA includes tips to help Texans save water and money. For more tips visit TakeCareOfTexas.org
Intermediate