Sustainability

From regular recycling to new eco-friendly ideas and practices, northeast Indiana is making strides in sustainability that go above and beyond the minimum requirements. 

Keep up with the latest conversation here, and submit any questions you have about waste reduction, composting, or green lifestyles to our blogger, Jodi Leamon of the Allen County Department of Environmental Management, at Jodi.Leamon@co.allen.in.us.

NewsAfrica is a Lioness at BPAS.

Inside Albion's renowned exotic animal sanctuary


NewsA sunset on the Fort Wayne riverfront.

What does eco-friendly riverfront development look like?


Feature StoryAsk An Environmentalist is a new monthly feature on Input Fort Wayne.

Introducing: Ask an Environmentalist


Feature StoryFort Wayne's trails see more than 60,000 visitors a month during the summer.

How trails are connecting communities


NewsDesign Week Fort Wayne is an annual celebration of design.

A sneak peek at Design Week


NewsNewsChannel 15 meteorologist Greg Shoup, center, talks with Ken and Carolyne Isch of Bluffton after a Feb. 22 presentation in Bluffton.

How will climate change affect Indiana farms?


Feature StoryResidents can renovate existing tiny houses like this one at 1126 Lexington Ave.

The big reason for tiny houses


Feature StoryResident Diana Talor shops at the 3 Rivers Food Co-op at 1612 Sherman Blvd.

Growing interest in a local food network


Feature StoryThe Auburn City Steakhouse will offer casual, high-end dining.

New Auburn steakhouse is full of regional flavor


Feature StoryJodi Leamon lives and works in downtown Fort Wayne.

Downtown lifestyle leads to less waste


Feature StoryFresh produce at the McCormick Place Farm Market.

HEALing food deserts with fresh produce


NewsMerry Lea's Rieth Village is reflected in the Kesling Wetland, a nine-acre wetland restoration.

Sustainable agriculture grows opportunities in Northeast Indiana


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