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.

Clark County makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information provided on this web site. However, due to the possibility of transmission errors, HTML browser capabilities, changes made since the last update to the site, etc., neither Clark County, nor any agency, officer, or employee of Clark County warrants the accuracy, reliability, or timeliness of any information published by this system, nor endorses any content, viewpoints, products, or services linked from this system, and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance on the accuracy, reliability, or timeliness of such information. Portions of such information may be incorrect or not current. Any person or entity that relies on any information obtained from this system does so at his or her own risk.

In offering information on the Web, Clark County seeks to balance our requirement for public access with the privacy needs of individual citizens. Information that appears on the Clark County Web site is part of the public record. By law, it is available for public access, whether by telephone request, visiting county offices, or through other means.

This site contains links to other websites. Clark County is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content, accuracy or opinions expressed on such websites, and such websites are not investigated, monitored or checked by us for accuracy or completeness. Inclusion of any linked website on our site does not imply approval or endorsement of the linked website by us.

cc logo

Contact Details

Call us
(360) 397-2121 x4352

Make A Difference Day - October 28, 2017

Make A Difference Day is one of the largest annual single-days of service nationwide. No matter who you are or where you're from, everyone has the power to do something that improves the life of another. Whether it's starting a project that helps one person, or working on one that benefits a whole community, every contribution makes a difference. O...
Continue reading
74 Hits

Recycling Changes Coming Soon

Stores like New Seasons Market once offered a convenient drop-off option for people to recycle items that are not allowed in curbside collection bins. However, due to a recent change in the global recycling industry, many stores and facilities are no longer accepting certain types of plastics, such as plastic bags and film, rigid plastics (lids, bi...
Continue reading
283 Hits

Prepare for Flu Season

​It's that time of year! Take these THREE actions to protect you and your family against the flu. 1) Everyone 6 months of age and older should get a flu vaccine every season, especially people at high risk. 2) Take everyday preventative actions to stop the spread of germs. 3) If you get the flu, take antiviral drugs if your doctor prescribes t...
Continue reading
30 Hits

October Green Business of the Month

The team at Simply Thyme Catering have years of experience in sustainability, and owner Tamara Leibfarth is always looking for more ways to be green. Simply Thyme Catering has been a thriving business for 12 years, and has been a Clark County Green Business since 2013. The steps they've taken to be green won them the 2017 Small Green Business of th...
Continue reading
38 Hits

Eco-Film Library Now Available!

Green Neighbors, in partnership with the Watersheds Alliance, has a great library of environmental films that are available for you to check out and view.  These are the same films that the Watersheds Alliance shows at their annual Film Series at the Vancouver Community Library.  Just go to  the environmental film lending librar...
Continue reading
86 Hits