Village Environmental News

2014 Mayor's Challenge Launches

The Annual Wyland Foundation water-reduction campaign is underway. Mayor Stanczyk just released details on the 2014 completion to reduce our "water footprint.” Read more.


Village Earth Week, April 21-26

We invite you to participate in any -- or all -- of the activities planned this year in the Village-wide Earth Week Celebration. Enjoy Lady Bug Releases at local schoolsm, a Bike-B-Q, free-tree giveaway, and more!


Tap into Environmental News

“Making the U.S. ‘anti-car’” and “How Penguins Cope with Climate Change” are two of the top news items on the Village Green’s self-feeding Environmental News Network.


Everything "Green" in New Video

Check out this Earth Week video to see how our small Village recognizes Earth Day in a big way, with a full week of events each year. Our annual celebration leaves Villagers "greening" from cheek to cheek.

Stormwater Management Webpages

Click here for Palmetto Bay's extensive resource section of the Village website on how to protect our stormwater system and the environment. There's also a Kids Corner and a handy FAQ section.

Municipal Complex Ranks #1

Palmetto Bay's Village Hall Complex received the elite Platinum-LEED Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. Read more -- and join us for an overview of this magnificent facility by viewing this Video Showcase feature.

3rd Place Finish in 2013 Wyland Competition

Ranks Palmetto Bay took 3rd place in the 2013 Wyland Foundation national water reduction competition. Mayor Stanczyk thanks residents for reaffirming our commitment to reducing the Village's "water footprint.” Read more.