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Climate change and the environment are top of mind for many Americans nationwide. While there are many cities with entire departments devoted to climate consciousness, what about the rest of America?
A new report ranks the top 50 most sustainable small cities and towns across the nation. The ranking was determined by analyzing several categories including EnergyStar buildings, walkability, and transit.
Bakersfield, California is the #1 most sustainable small town in the country! Other top small towns include Lansing, MI, Wilmington, DE, Charlottesville, VA and Grand Junction, CO.
- Best towns for alternative fuel stations: Bakersfield, CA, San Luis Obispo, CA, and Eugene, OR
- Most walkable small towns: Butte, MT, Wilmington, DE, and Missoula, MT
Take a look at the full report for the full ranking and tips on how to make your home more eco-friendly.