Cary is currently under a Stay-at-Home order in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Most public-facing and staffed facilities are closed to the public, including Town Hall. All playgrounds are closed but greenways, parks, and park restrooms remain open at this time. Some services have been canceled or are limited. Learn more.

Green Actions are divided into six categories, and resources for each category are provided to help neighbors adopt the actions. 

Protect Water Icon

Protect Water: Wise water use and storm water management, including lawn watering, home water consumption and storm water run-off

Create Healthy Yards

Create Healthy Yards: Wildlife and healthy yards for your home, including gardening, pet waste disposal, fertilizers and compost

Save Energy

Save Energy: Energy saving throughout your home, including appliance and lighting choices, energy audits and dryer use

Reduce Reuse Recycle

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: Recycling and safe disposal, including motor oils, prescription meds, proper recycling procedures, hazardous waste and more

Travel Smart

Travel Smart: Transportation choices, including GoCary, the TransLoc app, walking and bicycling

Get Involved

Get Involved: Community involvement, including social media, Town of Cary workshops, community celebrations and others