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Color Irondequoit Green

Advancing Climate Solutions at the Local Level

Upcoming Events and Ways to Connect


Color Irondequoit Green (CIG) Monthly Meeting


Come meet the group in person!


    • Monday, July 8 7:00 pm
    • Irondequoit Public Library, 1290 Titus Ave, rm 214
    • Come meet our members and learn about our initiatives


Consolidated Calendar of Events


Use this calendar to see many events offered by the Accelerator, other local Color Your Community Green groups, Pachamama, Reconnect Rochester, ROC Vegan Society, and others.

Navigational tips!

  • Use the left hand side bar to for color coded events.
  • Use the magnifying glass search icon in the upper right corner to search for specific information. For example, search: “heat pumps”.


Our Newsletter


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Eco-Fair Irondequoit:

A rousing success!


The CIG organizing committee would like to extend our sincere thanks for any participation in Color Irondequoit Green’s first annual Irondequoit Eco-Fair!

The event was a tremendous success, hosting an estimated 500+ attendees and about 20 vendors! We hope you had great interactions with attendees, and enjoyed the experience as much as we did.

Visit the details page


Walk Bike Irondequoit’s Norton Ridge Trail Proposal


Proposed north-south multi-use trail would connect Norton and Ridge via a new trail to the east of 590. 


Goal: create a safer route for cyclists, walkers, runners, and others to get around/over/under 104.



Monroe County Climate Action Plan Phase II


Review the draft here.

For the last couple of years, Monroe County has been focusing developing and implementing a climate action plan for their internal operations.

Phase II has just been drafted in which the county seeks to support mitigation of emissions in the member communities – including Penfield!

Check out the full draft plan here.

Thank you, Emily Yang, for following this development! 






Join Us


As a recently founded group, Color Irondequoit Green has so much potential for new environmental initiatives. Join an existing initiative, or bring your passion for an environmental issue, find similarly passionate people to form a team, and start an initiative!



Find our socials


Keep up with the latest information and connect with other members of the group.

CIG Facebook Group

CIG Instagram



Color Your Community Green

We are organized under the umbrella of Color Your Community Green, an initiative of the Climate Solutions Accelerator program.

Our group has many resources and tools to help you take tangible actions towards a more sustainable community.