Green Neighbors Program

The Clark County Green Neighbors Program was developed and is maintained by Clark County 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. Funding for this project provided by a grant from the Washington State Department of Ecology.

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Green Blog

News about our community as it relates to the environment
Dec
06

Frito-Lay

Frito-Lay

Frito-Lay in Vancouver was one of the first-ever Clark County Green Businesses and earned their green recognition in 2011. PepsiCo, a Fortune 50 company, owns Frito-Lay and requires their environmental performance to go beyond regulatory requirements, and Frito-Lay has responded with praiseworthy results that exceed corporate mandates and Clark Cou...

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Nov
03

Biggest Supermoon in 70 Years Coming Your Way on November 14

Biggest Supermoon in 70 Years Coming Your Way on November 14

If you only see one astronomical event this year, make it the November supermoon, when the Moon will be the closest to Earth it's been since January 1948. During the event, which will happen on the eve of November 14, the Moon will appear up to 14 percent bigger and 30 percent brighter than an average full moon. This is the closest the Moon wi...

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Nov
03

Become a Crew Leader with Friends of Trees!

Become a Crew Leader with Friends of Trees!

Learn how to properly plant trees by training as a Crew Leader with Friends of Trees. Crew Leaders are trained volunteers who teach other volunteers how to plant trees and how to work together as a team. New Crew Leaders attend training on Saturday, November 12, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Vancouver City Hall to learn hands-on proper planting techniqu...

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Nov
03

Twilight Pizza Bistro

Twilight Pizza Bistro

Morgan and Don, owners of Twilight Pizza Bistro, discovered the Green Business Program while participating in Clark County's Master Composter Recycler training program. The class provides tools and knowledge about how to reduce waste and compost, and Morgan was inspired to bring the concepts she learned to her restaurant.  After joining Clark ...

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Sep
30

Medication Take Back Event is October 22

Medication Take Back Event is October 22

Do you have out-of-date or unused medications to dispose of?  Take them to one of three locations between 10 am and 2 pm on October 22 for safe disposal.  Collections sites will be located at PeaceHealth Memorial Health Center (33rd & Main), Kaiser Permanente Cascade Park (12607 SE Mill Plain Blvd), or Battle Ground Police Depart...

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