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Sustainability

Central Houston, Inc. has worked to make downtown Houston one of the most sustainable downtowns in the country, with collaboration and cooperation among a wide array of companies, properties and organizations. Many plans have been developed, implemented and completed, but we continue to focus on actions that will have the most leverage in increasing sustainability.

  • Lights Out Houston, in partnership with the City of Houston
  • Lighting – Increased LED lighting in Main Street Square; partnered to create a pilot demonstration of LED street lights in downtown
  • Commuting – Increase in the percentage of those taking alternate modes of transportation
  • Recycling – With the Downtown District, matched recycling vendors and buildings to investigate ways higher levels of recycling could be achieved