Milpitas Earth Day 2022

Get charged up for Earth Day!

Join us for an celebration of the City’s latest smart infrastructure program and Earth Day Resource Fair on Saturday, April 23 from 10a.m-1p.m. Participate in tours and demonstrations to learn about the City’s newest solar and battery microgrid systems and other energy and water savings projects. Resource fair will include activities and information that can help you make simple changes at home that can save you money and protect the plant. Don’t miss this opportunity to do your part for the Earth!

Enter Upcoming Student Contests!

Make a splash and show us your skills! Enter the Watershed Watch Earth Day Poster Challenge. If you’re a student K-12 in the Santa Clara Valley, you are eligible to win prizes and have your art featured in storm water pollution prevention efforts to protect our creeks and the Bay. Get all the details at www.mywatershedwatch.org/earthday

Share with us your vision for a clean energy future. SVCE is providing $20,000 in scholarships for students as part of the second Empower Silicon Valley Youth Short-Film Competition! Through a short-film, local youth are invited to explore what a climate-friendly, clean energy world would look like and how we will get there. No film experience or prior climate change knowledge is necessary. Learn more about the competition and sign up for updates at SVCleanEnergy.org/Empower-SV

Upcoming Events

Photo credit: Stephanie Morris, Landscape Architect

Join us virtually on April 18th at 7 PM and learn how to create a low-water use garden that will attract birds, beneficial insects and other wildlife. This course will have an emphasis on plant selection for habitat design. Register today!

Help the City of Milpitas plant new trees at Robert E. Browne Park on Saturday, April 30, from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Limited spots are available, sign-up today! If you have any questions, please contact rgeneral@milpitas.gov.

Watch Videos to learn Sustainability Tips and Tricks

Check out our Sustainable Milpitas YouTube channel to learn more about sustainability and ways you can help the environment

We have compiled for you a collection of videos from our partners to bring our community all they could want to know about conservation, financial rebates for efficiency upgrades, and how to enjoy your outdoor space and make it work best for you and the planet. You can click here to view all our curated content.