Long Beach envisions more boardwalk amenities, activities (Newsday)

Long Beach residents are being asked whether they want their boardwalk to include concerts and movies like the booming days of the ’30s and ’40s or be a quieter destination for runners and bicyclists offering more shade and food vendors.

The city is holding a series of meetings this week to gather input for redeveloping […]

Equip the Community – Facilitate the Process – Deliver the Results

Dear Friends of Sustainable Long Island,

Improving the lives of Long Islanders in an economically, environmentally-friendly, and equitable way is no small task.

Yet since 1998, Sustainable Long Island has aimed to advance sustainability in Nassau and Suffolk Counties through community revitalization, brownfield redevelopment, food access, and environmental justice initiatives.

As a supporter […]

Healthy Corner Store Project debuts in Mastic Beach (FiOS 1 News)

An initiative to improve the quality of food on local stores’ shelves and to spur consumers to make more health-conscious choices when they go grocery shopping is slated to launch today in Suffolk County.

The Healthy Corner Stores Project — targeting communities that typically lack access to fresh, healthy and affordable food options — […]

City of Long Beach looks to add boardwalk amenities (LI Herald)

A year after Long Beach’s iconic boardwalk reopened, city officials say they are looking to improve the 2.2-mile structure, mainly by adding amenities and activities to make it a “family-friendly destination.”

The city will again join with Sustainable Long Island, as part of its Long Beach Listens campaign, to hold another round of public-input […]

Car Free Day Long Island

Beat the Rush Hour!

Join us for the 2nd Annual Car Free Day Long Island!

Leave your car home or drive it less on Monday, September 22, 2014.

Join in this worldwide movement to celebrate sustainable transportation on Car Free Day.

What is Car Free Day?

Car Free Day is an international event celebrated […]

2nd Annual Sustainability All-Star Awards

Sustainable Long Island’s 2nd Annual Sustainability All-Star Awards Tuesday, December 2, 2014

The Sustainability All-Star Awards show how important it is to recognize Long Island leaders in the field of sustainability. Honorees often demonstrate All-Star characteristics by:

Helping disadvantaged communities by implementing innovative projects and programs; Engaging Long Islanders directly to help foster relationships […]

Ninth Annual Sustainability Conference

Sustainable Long Island’s Ninth Annual Sustainability Conference SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS