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The City of Pittsburgh has championed sustainability by stating its goals and aspirations in many local and international forums.

In the News: Pittsburgh Sustainability

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Sustainable Places to Visit

For general Pittsburgh visitor information, check out Pitt’s Visitor’s Guide to Pittsburgh.

  1. Phipps Botanical Gardens & Conservatory’s Center for Sustainable Landscapes is one of the greenest buildings in the world.
  2. Sustainable Pittsburgh Restaurants – Almost 150 restaurants have been designated sustainable based on their practices regarding waste reduction, water conservation, energy efficiency, people, sourcing, and nutrition
  3. Frick Park Environmental Center – this Living Building & LEED Platinum Certified Building serves as Pittsburgh’s hub for environmental education
  4. Pittsburgh’s nearly 2,000 acres of parks, run by Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy
  5. Enjoy Pittsburgh’s growing bike culture, which is becoming more accessible than ever, including