About Sustainability

The Sustainability Division is responsible for delivering measurable sustainability, resiliency, and environmental/climate justice solutions to Commissioners Court by coordinating and collaborating with County departments.

Major responsibilities include:

  • Coordinating implementation of the Climate Action Plan for Internal Operations 
  • Co-creating the Harris County Climate Justice Plan with internal and external stakeholders  
  • Pursuing climate- and sustainability-related grant opportunities made available through the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) and Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL).