Environment Articles

October 31, 2023 | Posted in Environment
A group of people at a business table

Community members and stakeholders are invited to participate in engagement opportunities and submit projects

October 30, 2023 | Posted in Environment
Person in wheelchair holding a book. Person standing holding a book. Two boys and a girl playing soccer.

New program will lower utility costs for local organizations, saving critical operational dollars

October 25, 2023 | Posted in Environment
Sun setting through trees with tall grass in the foreground

The Mid-America Regional Council and Climate Action KC are looking for new members to join the 2024-2026 cohort of the Climate and Environment Council. 

October 19, 2023 | Posted in Environment
Expired packaged produce in a dumpster

The comprehensive new plan aims to reduce food waste and create a more sustainable regional food system.

September 19, 2023 | Posted in Environment
A person empties food scraps into a kitchen compost bin

Kansas City Food Wise is a new regional effort to make a sustainable food system a vital part of our future.

September 19, 2023 | Posted in Environment
MARC employees volunteering to clean up Berkley Riverfront Park

Seven county teams are looking for volunteers to become the area's "Top Ploggers".

September 18, 2023 | Posted in Environment
More than 500 people attended the 2023 Kansas City Region Climate Action Summit.

The third-annual summit featured local leaders and performances.

September 15, 2023 | Posted in Environment
leaves in compost bags

Consider mulching and composting

August 28, 2023 | Posted in Environment
Attendees observe presentation on local environmental cleanup effort

Events to take place in the days leading up to the 2023 Kansas City Regional Climate Action Summit.