The city of Durango was recently certified by the STAR Community Rating System and received a 3-STAR community rating for its sustainability leadership.
Durango is the third community in Colorado and 61st nationwide to be identified by STAR Communities, a nonprofit that evaluates and certifies sustainable communities. The city far exceeded the minimum requirements for the 3-STAR rating, which include seven goal areas: built environment, climate and energy, economy and jobs, education, arts and community, natural systems and health and safety.
To review the evaluation, visit http://bit.ly/2ujIQSJ.
For more information about the STAR Community Rating System, visit www.starcommunities.org.
For more information about city of Durango sustainability initiatives, email Imogen Ainsworth at email@example.com or visit www.durangogov.org/sustainability.