Green Neighbors Program

The Clark County Green Neighbors Program is coordinated by Clark County Public Health’s Solid Waste and Environmental Outreach to assist citizens with developing more sustainable lifestyles and building a strong environmental community in Clark County. Solid waste regional planning and programs are a cooperative effort of Battle Ground, Camas, Clark County, La Center, Ridgefield, Vancouver, Washougal, and Yacolt.

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Green Blog

News about our community as it relates to the environment
Aug
25

What to Do with To-go Cups?

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To-go cups 'to-go' in the trash Rain or shine, it is all too convenient to grab a coffee, soda, or other tasty beverage while on the go. After you've gulped down the refreshing drink, what do you do with the empty cup, lid and straw? Make it an easy habit of tossing it all in the trash after you're through with it. Why does it matter? In Clark Coun...

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Jul
01

Green Business Spotlight: Columbia Springs

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The 2022 Clark County Green Business of the Year Award in the Nonprofit/Government Organization category is presented to Columbia Springs. Columbia Springs, a local nonprofit, provides accessible environmental education to the Clark County community. Columbia Springs has incorporated many sustainable practices into the organization, including speci...

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Jun
02

Serve as an AmeriCorps for Clark County Green Neighbors

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Clark County Green Neighbors is seeking AmeriCorps applicants for Fall 2022! The Clark County Green Neighbors program provides tools and resources for residents to build sustainable habits that also benefits the environment. Priority education topics include recycling contamination, household hazardous waste and food waste prevention. This position...

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May
06

Green Awards Champions

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This Earth Day, Clark County Public Health celebrated the 2022 Green Awards honoring community leaders in environmental sustainability. The annual event highlights the accomplishments of community members and businesses and celebrates their commitment to reducing harmful environmental impacts, educating others, and giving back t...

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Apr
25

National Public Health Week

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Throughout the month of April, Clark County Public Health has been celebrating Public Health as an extension of National Public Health Week (April 4-10). Clark County Public Health's Facebook page is currently sharing information about all the different programs offered by the department. What is public health?  Clark County Public Health...

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