The City of Sausalito’s Sustainability Commission advises on issues and impacts related to the current climate emergency and assists in the implementation of the City’s Climate Action Plan and Low Emissions Action Plan. Steps such as:
Additionally, in an effort to eliminate waste that cannot be recycled or composted, Sausalito recently passed an ordinance prohibiting single-use plastics at food establishments. Businesses will be required to switch to fiber-based options which can be composted.
For a full listing of all volunteer opportunities in Sausalito, check here. Sausalito Beautiful is an environmental volunteer group that oversees the city’s green spaces and maintains their sustainability.
Residents and businesses are also strongly encouraged to recycle and compost as much waste as possible. See the Recycling & Organics page on the benefits of composting and why it is so important to divert food waste from your trash.