Citywide Environmental Efforts

Mobile Produce Vending

The Mobile Produce Vending Pilot Program is designed to increase access to fresh produce by issuing permits to community gardeners, urban farmers and entrepreneurs to sell fresh fruits and vegetables near community gardens and in neighborhoods with “food deserts.”

Brownfield Redevelopment

Brownfield redevelopment allows the City to make previously-developed property viable for new development.

Air Quality

Cincinnati and Hamilton County work together to protect Cincinnati's air quality from illegal discharges and annoying odors.

Green Cincinnati Plan

The Green Cincinnati Plan is a roadmap for how Cincinnati can become a national leader in addressing global climate change -- and make Cincinnati a healthier place to live.

Energy Management

The City's interdepartmental Energy Management Team develops a strategy focused on reducing utility and fuel usage and promoting energy conservation.

ARRA Energy Efficiency & Conservation Block Grants

Cincinnati was awarded $3,520,600 from the Department of Energy through Energy Efficiency Conservation Block Grants in December 2009.