Community Sustainability

CLEAN Community:

The City of Richmond, working through the Richmond Wayne County Environmental Awareness Council, has developed a Quality of Life Plan (QLP). It is similar in concept to an environmental management program (ISO: 14000) used by many businesses. CLEAN actions are in keeping with the sustainability commitments of the Strategic Plan. Read more…

Richmond-Wayne Environmental Awareness Commission:

The Richmond-Wayne County, Indiana Environmental Awareness Commission is comprised of city employees and officials, business owners, educators, community leaders, and other local citizens. The group meets regularly to discuss and plan issues and initiatives related to the quality of life in Richmond, particularly with regard to impact on the environment.. Visit the RWEAC’s website for more information and to see WCTV’s Environmentally Speaking episodes hosted by CEC’s own Stephanie Hays-Mussoni. Click here for fuel-saving tips from Stephanie’s latest “Environmentally Speaking” t.v. show with Wetzel Family Auto!

Progressive Richmond-Wayne County, Indiana:

A great web resource for all things sustainable in our region. Find local food guides, forums, event listings, new releases and more at

The Smart Living Project:

The Smart Living Project is a non-profit sustainable living education organization, located in Muncie, Indiana. They strive to provide positive, straight-forward sustainable living resources with local relevance and a global focus.