Sustainability Mission and Vision


The Office of Sustainability (OS) works collaboratively to prioritize economic, social and environmental efforts at an individual, organizational and community-wide level. The OS works to create efficiencies, save resources, and strengthen innovative partnerships through testing new technology and encouraging new ways of thinking that positively impact the environment, our local economy and all who live, work and play in Raleigh.


A vision of a sustainable Raleigh is a community resilient to natural, social and economic challenges, rich in diverse perspectives and collaboration; and innovative in its approach to strengthening the future for all who live, work and play in Raleigh.