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In Sioux City, Iowa becoming environmentally friendly is getting easier every day! The City of Sioux City values a clean, healthy, and safe environment here among Iowa’s Loess Hills; whether you’re a resident, visiting, working or looking to call Sioux City home. Click on the icons to the left to learn more about our storm water programs, recycling, cleanups, acres of new and restored native prairies, and community gardens.

In Sioux City, we’re not just going green, we’re Growing Green!

Storm Water

Storm water is water that originates from precipitation events, i.e. rain, snow, sleet, hail, etc. Often times, in cities, this precipitation is unable to infiltrate the soil and becomes runoff. Find out how you can help the City of Sioux City protect our waterways!

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The City of Sioux City sponsors several cleanup events throughout the year to help beautify neighborhoods and protect the environment. Events include neighborhood cleanups, e-waste recycling and the Missouri River cleanup. Learn more about how you can help clean up our community.

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Leeds Cleanup

Greenville Cleanup

Westside Cleanup

Riverside Cleanup


Why should you recycle? Because it:

  • Saves natural resources
  • Saves energy
  • Saves landfill space
  • Saves clean air and water
  • Saves money and creates jobs

Find out how you can do your part in Sioux City!

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When you litter, we all pay. Help Sioux City fight littering.

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Prairie Park

Rediscover our natural heritage and find out more about Sioux City’s prairies.

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Community Gardens

Are you interested in having a garden, growing your own fruits and veggies, and connecting with your neighbors, but do not have the space in your own yard? Follow this link and find a Community Garden near you.

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