San Leandro is dedicated to being a sustainable, livable city. We are working hard to address the threats of human-induced climate change by reducing pollutants, conserving precious resources, and strengthening our community resilience to a changing climate and rising sea levels.

Read City of San Leandro's Resolution Declaring a Climate Emergency and Request for Regional Collaboration on an Immediate Just Transition and Emergency Mobilization Effort to Restore a Safe Climate

Use this website to...

  • Learn more about the City's sustainability efforts
  • Find out about programs to improve efficiency and reduce your impact
  • Answer questions about energy, water, waste, and more

Questions? E-mail Dr. Hoi-Fei Mok, Sustainability Manager at


What is Sustainability?

Sustainability Diagram

Meeting the needs of the current generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.



Sustainability in San Leandro

Target deadline: Emissions 25% below 2005 levels

Mayor Cutter joins Global Covenant of Mayors and U.S. Mayors Climate Protection Agreement

City establishes first Sustainability Manager

2015 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory

2010 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory

City Council adopts Climate Action Plan

2005 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory establishes baseline emissions