Due to extremely hot weather, the City is implementing a Heat Health Emergency. You can find Cooling Centers, pools, spraygrounds, recreation centers, libraries with extended hours, and older adult centers on our interactive map. For help call the heatline at (215) 765-9040.
In effect: noon on Wednesday, July 17 to 11:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 21

Greenworks: A Vision for a Sustainable Philadelphia

The Greenworks program, which serves as the City of Philadelphia's sustainability plan, first launched in 2009. Its initial phase concluded in 2015. To view Greenworks reports released between 2009 and 2015, visit Greenworks Progress Reports.

Following a mayoral transition, the Office of Sustainability conducted public outreach and research in cooperation with local residents, government, and business partners. The 2016 Greenworks vision document refreshes the goals and tactics of the City's long-term sustainability plan.

Name Description Released Format
2016 Greenworks Vision pdf Refreshed vision and goals of the Greenworks sustainability plan in 2016. November 02, 2016

Top