Sustainable Putnam

We're committed.

Our mission is to develop sustainable communities across Putnam County, NY — ecologically sound, socially equitable, and economically responsible — today and for future generations.

We're working together.

Through partnerships with residents, community organizations, businesses,
and local governments, Sustainable Putnam works to improve our ecosystems’ health, strengthen community bonds, and build a more vibrant local economy. 

We're building a Sustainable Putnam.

Take action. The time is now.

Learn how you can make an impact at home, at work, and in your community.

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Stay up to date on news, events, and initiatives from our community.

Putnam Valley Takes the Lead!

The Town of Putnam Valley now leads the way in implementing our county’s first town-wide community solar program. In just one week, more than 30 households have signed up through Solarize Putnam’s special Putnam Valley link. Not only did this qualify Putnam Valley for a $5,000 NYS grant, it also...

Calling All (New York State) Teachers!

Teachers rule. I know because I retired from teaching earlier this year after 29 years in the classroom. There are few professions in which an individual is this responsible for the future of our society. So I also know that it’s hard to imagine asking a teacher to give any...