Engage with the County!

Contra Costa County is always in need of help, and our sustainability work is no exception. You can get involved with our various community groups and volunteer opportunities, or even our Sustainability Committee!

Board of Supervisors Sustainability Committee

The Board of Supervisors Sustainability Committee focuses on implementing the County’s Climate Action Plan.  Supervisor John Gioia and Supervisor Federal Glover serve on the Committee on Sustainability.
Link to Sustainability Committee

Sustainability Commission

In 2017, the Board of Supervisors created the Sustainability Commission to advise the Board and County staff on successful implementation of the County’s Climate Action Plan, including how to realize equity and fairness across the County and how to better engage residents and businesses.
Link to Sustainability Commission

Sustainability Exchange

The Sustainability Exchange is a quarterly gathering for local government staff in Contra Costa County who work on sustainability issues to network and learn from one another.  If you report to a Board or Council that is elected, you are welcome to join us!
Link to Sustainability ExchangeSustainability Exchange Tour of Antioch Dunes


The Contra Costa County Library offers workshops and has resources that can help you save money and keep our community healthy. Through the Contra Costa County Library's Library of Things, you can test the energy efficiency of your home using an energy efficiency toolkit, explore nature by checking out an outdoor explorer backpack, and more. 

Community Groups

There are many community-based organizations in Contra Costa County that welcome your support. The list below is not complete; feel free to send us information about groups in your area!

350 Contra Costa
Sustainable Contra Costa
Contra Costa County Climate Leaders
John Muir Land Trust
Save Mount Diablo
Urban Tilth
The Watershed Project
511 Contra Costa
Healthy Hearts Initiative
Planting Justice
Contra Costa County creek groups

  1. Sustainability

    Physical Address
    30 Muir Road
    Martinez, CA 94553