Air Quality

The village is working to maintain a high quality of air through the practice of sustainable policies and providing necessary resources to residents. Air quality, is fundamental in leading a strong and healthy way of life you can find resources & tips on how you can help increase the air quality in your community. 


In 2009, the Village achieved Clean Air Counts Bronze for clean air policies passed in the community.  

Lakefront Park


  • Carbon Footprint Calculator
    • Curious what your Carbon Footprint is? Want to know how you compare to the rest of the U.S.? Use the calculator 
  • Alternative Fuel Map
    • Driving a hybrid vehicle? or curious about alternative fuels in your area? Take a look at the Alternative Fuel Map.
  • Air Quality Index (AQI) Map
    • Air Now provides information on air quality throughout the United States informing the public when air pollution can pose health risks. 


  • Use local transportation when available 
  • Choose to walk or bike instead of drive
  • Purchase a hybrid electric vehicle 
  • Do not leave vehicle idle