Sustainability Action Programs

Bicycles and Alternative Transportation

Promoting bicycles, complete streets, walkable neighborhoods, car sharing, and neighborhood electric vehicles

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Food Sovereignty and Permaculture

Local control of food and food policy, permaculture training, tours, and crop mobs


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Prime Farmland Preservation


The Sustainability Action Network actively participates in the development and adoption of plans to protect Capability I & II farmland from urban development and industrial land uses.


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Diesel Health Project

Promoting environmental justice in neighborhoods exposed to pollution, by monitoring and enforcement

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Energy Conservation and Renewables

Sustainable Action Network aims at reducing our carbon footprint by promoting a carbon diet through  energy conservation and decentralized renewable energy.




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A co-operative community space as an innovation incubator with tool sharing, reuse, and recycling


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Local Money and Local Food

One of the critical Sustainability Action Programs is to foster money literacy, or how money works, while implementing a local currency tied to local food, as food is already a popular commodity for local exchange.

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Sustainability Action Newsletter

A weekly e-newsletter informing and encouraging people to be active in the Sustainability Action Network, or other action-driven groups

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Earth Recovery Units

ER Units are about community members getting involved in the management of their ecosystem instead of relying on government officials or NGO’s.

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We can convert the front yards of America into beautiful, biologically diverse, perennial and productive carbon sequestration systems.

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December 20, 2016 Newsletter

The second front against the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) has been in the less publicized State of Iowa where the pipeline goes through 18 counties. In addition to opposition by citizen groups like BOLD Iowa and Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement (Iowa CCI),

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