Sustainable Development and Smart Growth

City Programs and Services

Seattle City Light

Department of Economic Development

  • Green Jobs - by investing in energy systems and sustainable design, we create good jobs in clean technology

Office of Housing

  • Multifamily Tax Exemption Program (MFTE) - encourages the construction of new multifamily buildings and the rehabilitation of vacant or underutilized buildings
  • HomeWise - offers Seattle homeowners and rental property owners free weatherization services if they (residents) meet income qualifications. Low-interest home improvement loans may also be available to homeowners for further needed repairs.
  • SeaGreen - provides information to promote energy conservation, operational savings and sustainable building practices in affordable multifamily housing projects.

Seattle Department of Planning and Development

City Policy and Buildings

Seattle Parks and Recreation

Department of Transportation

Seattle Fleets and Facilities

Regional Programs and Companies