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Earth Day goes big & virtual again

This Earth Day will be bigger than ever, offering the public the opportunity to join events around the world as it will be mostly virtual again in response to COVID-19.

Here’s how you can join in. Earth Day will be celebrated with live, interactive events in Kansas City and worldwide. So, participants can safely attend from […]

Save on appliances during Earth Week

If all this extra time at home has worn out an essential appliance, take advantage of the Missouri Show-Me Green Sales Tax Holiday and pay no sales tax from April 19-25 on a qualifying Energy Star® appliance.

Since 2009, the sales tax holiday has been scheduled each year to promote energy efficiency during the week of […]

50 ways to celebrate Earth Day, beginning today

Even when we can’t celebrate together, local Earth Day organizers have found 50 ways to take big and small actions for the planet on this 50th anniversary of Earth Day.

Thanks to Bridging the Gap, City of Kansas City, MO Office of Environmental Quality, KCMO Parks & Recreation, Heartland Conservation Alliance, Kansas Chapter of Sierra Club, […]

Drive Electric Earth Day goes virtual

If you’ve been thinking about trading a gas guzzler in for an electric vehicle, you can learn all about them at the Drive Electric Earth Day live, virtual event today.

Join Plug In America, the Electric Auto Association and Sierra Club at 1 p.m. (CST), Wednesday, April 22 to learn about the advantages of electric vehicles […]

Make a difference while you distance

The next time you and your family head to the park, pick up a few free supplies and help beautify Kansas City, MO Parks and Trails.

Beginning on Earth Day, the KCMO Parks is offering free supplies to residents willing to pick up litter and recyclables in city parks through its Make a Difference While You […]