Protecting and enhancing Queen Creek is at the root of the community to plan to create programs, buildings, and policies that are earth-friendly. The Town’s goal is to identify ways to encourage developers and residents to remain conscientious about the effect their activities have on the environment by:
The Town of Queen Creek instituted a Green Building Policy in 2007 to reflect the Town’s commitment to encouraging environmentally conscious construction practices by adopting Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) inspired construction practices.
The depletion of groundwater is an especially critical issue of concern in Arizona. The State Department of Water Resources has implemented water management strategies to address this challenge. Queen Creek is asking all residents to participate by taking action with any of these methods:
These are the other areas of environmental concern that the Town has addressed and where everyone can participate in sustainable efforts.
To volunteer in environmental and sustainability programs. Volunteer programs in the Town of Queen Creek include:
Projects utilizing digital media to promote sustainability, preservation and conservation.
Learn more at Preserve the QC.