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Welcome to SustainIndy!

Here you will learn about the many things that the City of Indianapolis is doing to become a more sustainable, livable city.

Mayor Ballard is serious about sustainability, and SustainIndy is his bold and innovative enterprise for making Indianapolis more sustainable. The intiative is an action-based organization focused on reducing the environmental impact of city operations, working with private partners, and helping pave the way for green economic development.

What is Sustainability?

Sustainability has many different definitions. For SustainIndy, sustainability means using best practices to create lasting environmental, economic and community vitality – enhancing our quality of life now and ensuring that future generations of Indianapolis residents have an equally good quality of life. 

Learn more about the City of Indianapolis' sustainable activities:

Read the 2010 Sustinability Report to Our Community
Documentary: Green Building in Indianapolis
Sign up for the SustainIndy Newsletter
Check out the Press Room
Get involved