City of Irvine Environmental Programs


Learn about energy saving tips, find your local utility companies and read about the City of Irvine Energy Plan.

Getting Around

Learn more about how Irvine is served by multiple modes of transportation including bus, light rail, train, biking, and walking.

Green Building

Irvine has proven itself to be a leader in environmental policies and construction.

Learn more about the City’s progressive environmental policy agenda.

Open Space Preserve

Learn more about Irvine’s open space preserve and natural habitat.


Find out what you can and can’t recycle, where to properly dispose your household hazardous waste and recycling center locations in Irvine.


Learn about water quality regulatory requirements, stormwater pollution prevention, and water quality tips for residents and businesses.

Zero Waste

Learn about zero waste, composting and how to reuse everyday items.

About Us

The City of Irvine Environmental¬†Programs develops and implements valuable municipal and community-wide environmental policies and programs through leadership, education, technical assistance and regulatory compliance, advancing environmental protection and sustainability in Irvine.¬† Please click here for a list of the City’s environmental policies.