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Make one of your 2017 New Year’s Resolutions to learn how the STAR Community Rating SystemTM can help your community be more transparent, accountable, and sustainable. Join STAR staff and local leaders from two recently certified cities for a webinar on February 8th to learn more about STAR’s programs and services and how communities are using certification to further local sustainability.

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STAR Communities provides a robust set of programs and services to meet diverse community needs. We also assist nonprofits, universities, businesses and other institutions engaged in local sustainability. STAR can be used as a standalone framework for local sustainability, and it is also a management tool and certification program. Get started today!

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The STAR Community Rating SystemTM supports best practices that move the needle on community-level conditions and outcomes. Learn how cities and counties are using STAR to affect positive change in their communities by viewing case studies and webinars.

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STAR’s framework of 7 goals, 45 objectives and 500+ outcome and action measures support local efforts. Download Version 2.0 the Rating System and get started today!

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St. Petersburg, FL Receives a 3-STAR Community Rating

City Recognized for National Sustainability Leadership St. Petersburg, FL – During St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman’s State of the City Address on Saturday, January... Read More

Introduction to STAR for Cities and Counties

Make one of your 2017 New Year's Resolutions to learn how STAR can help your community be more transparent, accountable, and sustainable. Read More