The GreenCR Action Plan is the City of Cedar Rapids’ commitment to pursue sustainability and a higher quality of life in Cedar Rapids.
The GreenCR Action Plan encompasses four areas of work — elements — each with aspirational goals, measurable objectives, and action steps. Each element addresses the triple bottom line of sustainability — environmental, social, and economic health.
The City leads in resource conservation and clean energy.
The City protects and enhances nature to grow health, resilience, and partnerships.
The City encourages development that maximizes vibrancy, inclusiveness, resource conservation, and fiscal responsibility.
The City prioritizes equity and services that help all residents lead lives of purpose, health, and community.