Green Bowie

  1. Happy Earth Month Bowie!

    April is Earth Month. We have some every day tips and tricks for you to make every day Earth Day, but please also check out the 100 Acts of Green for an extensive list of ways to be cleaner and greener in your everyday life! Read on...
  2. Capital Area Solar Co-Op

    Interested in going solar? Want to be a part of a collective unit of buying power for home solar panels? The Capital Area Solar Co-Op might be for you. Learn more about it at an information session on April22 on Zoom. Read on...
  3. Virtual Spring Plant Sale!

    The annual Spring Plant Sale, sponsored by the Bowie-Crofton Garden Club and the City of Bowie, will be virtual this year. Order plants online and pick up on May 16th. Read on...
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BLogo_dkgreen_rgb_thumb.jpgAbout Green Bowie

Green Bowie is the umbrella term used to describe all of the City's environmental initiatives. Everyone can be involved in one way or another. Whether it be installing a rain barrel on your property, purchasing a compost bin, volunteering with the Green Team, replacing less energy efficient light bulbs with LEDs, or driving an electric vehicle, these are all actions that will define the future of Green Bowie. Read more about the City's environmental and sustainability goals and see actions you can take as a resident in our Sustainability Plan.

See what actions you can take to celebrate Earth Month and Earth Day, everyday:

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City Achievements

  • Maryland Green Registry Leadership Award Recipient- 2018
  • Sustainability Champion for Sustainable Maryland Certified - 2013, 2016, 2019 
  • National Wildlife Federation Certified Community Wildlife Habitat - 2016-2020 
  • Maryland Smart Energy Community Award Winner - 2015
  • Three brand new Chevy Bolts added to City fleet, bringing the fleet to 10 electric or hybrid vehicles.
  • Recipient of Keep Prince George's Beautiful 2020 Waste Diversion and Recycling Award for the Food Waste Pilot Program

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Current Green Bowie Programs

Get Involved

The Green Team's focus is environmental education and outreach, while the Environmental Advisory Committee's focus is environmental policy. You can show your support by attending one of their meetings or learning more about what they do. For more information, visit their official committee pages by clicking on the links below:

Stay Connected

Follow us on Twitter! We do many social media campaigns via twitter and will reply to all tweets and direct messages. Follow us (@green_bowie) and tweet at us using the hashtag #GreenBowie

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Get our e-newsletter! Stay up-to-date with all Green Bowie initiatives by signing up for the monthly e-newsletter. You will stay up-to-date on the status of Green Bowie programs, volunteer opportunities, and fun City events. Use the box below to sign up.

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