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HOW DO YOU MEASURELOCAL SUSTAINABILITY?

The STAR Community Rating System (STAR) provides a clear, data-driven approach to assessing social, economic and environmental progress. It is a catalyst for local action and is transforming the way that communities address sustainability and prioritize future investment.

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The Leadership STAR Community program is a transformative experience

It provides a springboard for civic engagement, cross-agency coordination, integrated budgeting and performance management, partnerships with philanthropy, and improvements to economic, social and environmental conditions. Now accepting applications for Fall 2015 – applications due July 31st!

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STAR Communities hosts webinars and produces case studies featuring best practice in local sustainability. Learn more about our work on equity, resilience, municipal finance and other topics!

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STAR is looking for volunteer Technical Experts

STAR Communities is pleased to announce a call for applications for volunteer technical experts to serve as Technical Advisory Group (TAG) members to the... Read More