Sustainable Denton

The roots of environmental management in Denton are deep, and the City’s approach to environmental management aims to balance the protection of natural resources with the economic and social realities of resource utilization. 

Simply SustainableSimply Sustainable - A Framework for Denton's Future

Denton continues to embrace sustainability with the adoption of Simply Sustainable - A Framework for Denton’s Future (PDF) which uses a systematic and comprehensive approach to implementing sustainability improvements throughout the community.

The update to Simply Sustainable includes new strategies based on best practices, STAR Communities/LEED for Cities goals and community feedback. Our Vision and Guiding Principles remain the same moving forward, while our focus areas and goals have expanded to include additional strategies to further our sustainability as a community.