SB recognized as GreenStep city
Submitted by Lana Fralich
City administrator, Silver Bay
Minnesota GreenStep Cities is a challenge, assistance, and recognition program. As one of 67 participating cities, the City of Silver Bay is helping to lead the way in sustainability across the state of Minnesota. The City of Silver Bay has worked hard to implement best practices in order to fulfill their sustainability goals. Actions that are taken within the program focus on cost savings, energy use reduction, and the encouragement of civic innovation. Details on the best practices the city has completed can be seen by visiting www.MnGreenStep.org, clicking on “See all cities” next to the map, and then clicking on the city's name.
The program as a voluntary challenge, assistance and recognition program to help cities achieve their sustainability and quality-of-life goals. It is based on 28 best practices that are tailored to Minnesota cities.