Local Environmental Action Division
The Local Environmental Action Division (LEAD) provides leadership to achieve Boulder’s goals of sustainability and environmental quality.
Our mission is to engage and assist the community to reduce waste and energy use through education, services and economic assistance. We develop city policy, offer educational programs, and partner with citizens, businesses and other organizations to protect Boulder's environment.
Follow us on twitter: @BoulderLEAD
Surveys are open until Feb. 13. City Council is scheduled to discuss a draft strategic plan and accompanying ordinance options on Feb. 17.
The city’s zero waste goal is to direct at least 85 percent of the waste stream to reuse, recycling and composting facilities.
Free community events and services offered throughout the day on May 10. Fun for the whole family!
The city and 100 Resilient Cities invite community members to participate in a public event aimed at beginning to build a more resilient Boulder
Sept. 3, 2013 - Speakers Announced, Early Registration Available for Net Zero Cities Conference in Fort Collins, Colorado, October 23 and 24, 2013
City of Boulder is a co-sponsor of this regional, educational and ideas-sharing event.