List of Office News

Annual Report 2015

We are pleased to share with you the Year in Review 2015 annual report from the Memphis-Shelby County Office of Sustainability. This report (attached) provides an outline of office accomplishments in 2015 and projects underway carrying into 2016. This past year was a productive one for the Office. We are deeply appreciative of our government, community, and private partners who worked hard alongside Office of Sustainability to make 2015 a success. Key achievements this year include:


Low Impact Development Continues in Memphis-Shelby County After the Success of the LID Competition

In January 2015, Memphis-Shelby County Office of Sustainability and Shelby County Engineering program with support from Tennessee Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects received a $20,000 Green Development Grant.  On June 20, over 40 community volunteers installed four rain gardens at the Peggy W. Edmiston Administration Building on Mullins Station Road.