Sustainable Decatur

  • Local production of food, expanding the farmers market, and reclaiming urban land for community gardening are all tools to revitalize neighborhoods and connect residents back to the land and healthy foods.

    Local production of food, expanding the farmers market, and reclaiming urban land for community gardening are all tools to revitalize neighborhoods and connect residents back to the land and healthy foods.

  • Ensuring an adequate water supply, including reducing sedimentation flow into Lake Decatur through the use of Best Management Practices, is critical to a Sustainable Decatur.

    Ensuring an adequate water supply, including reducing sedimentation flow into Lake Decatur through the use of Best Management Practices, is critical to a Sustainable Decatur.

  • Creating sustainable site plans for key neighborhood anchors like the OKO Community Center serve as a reminder of the neighborhood’s potential and encourage stimulus of future community investment.

    Creating sustainable site plans for key neighborhood anchors like the OKO Community Center serve as a reminder of the neighborhood’s potential and encourage stimulus of future community investment.