2022 La Plata County Commissioner Candidates’ Answers to Local Sustainability Questions

We asked the three 2022 La Plata County Commissioner candidates to answer some questions related to sustainability issues in our community.

Please see here for their answers!


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2022 Green Drinks Hosts and Calendar

(March to November):
January and February: NO GREEN DRINKS
March 31: Four Corners Office for Resource Efficiency (4CORE), City of Durango
April 28: Turtle Lake Refuge, Sustainability Alliance of SW Colorado (SASCO)
May 26: Durango Farmers Market, Manna Soup Kitchen
June 30: San Juan Mountains Association, Mountain Studies Institute
July 28: Citizens’ Climate Lobby, Great Old Broads for Wilderness, Conservation Colorado
August 25: Environmental Center At Fort Lewis College, Local First
September 29: September 29: Good Food Collective, The Wilderness Society
October 27: Grand Canyon Trust, La Plata Open Space Conservancy, San Juan Citizens Alliance
November 17: (a week early due to Thanksgiving): American Rivers, Visit Durango

Did You Miss Green Drinks?

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Who We Are

The Sustainability Alliance of Southwest Colorado (SASCO) networks with local organizations, businesses, governments, and individuals to create a more just society that prioritizes environmental stewardship, social equity, and a thriving local economy.

To get involved with sustainability activities in the community, please contact us. ​Check out the Sustainability Alliance Facebook page for current actions and updates.

Note that most of these photos are pre-COVID from 2015 to February 2020!