The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services created this useful resource to help us all make better choices for eating fish we have caught or purchased.
Don't sunburn. The UV Index predicts the strength of solar rays. Check your UV Index so you know how strong the sun's rays will be, and avoid sun overexposure. July is UV Safety month. Check your UV Index:
Help us plan for the 2016-2017 Series
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Meet Up and Eat Up!
Free/reduced school lunches done for the summer, but kids can still get free nutritious meals! FREE to anyone 18 years of age and younger.
Resilient Holland is a land-use planning and community design project focused on the City of Holland.
Farmer's Market - Wednesdays and Saturdays
Join us in celebrating the best of West Michigan's local music, food, beer, and entertainment. Save the date for a day full of live music, tasty refreshments, kids activities, and a few new additions. Full schedule of events coming soon!

Together the City of Holland, Hope College, and the Holland Board of Public Works developed the Sustainability Institute to support outreach, education, and practices geared toward creating a more sustainable community.

Cultivating a Sustainable Community


Being “sustainable” doesn’t have to be expensive or hard; and often times it will actually even save you money. ┬áThis website will be a resource for everyone in the community to help us continue building a legacy of sustainability in Holland.

Small Steps, BIG CHANGES!