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Maintaining a Healthy Planet

Green Planet
How To Plant a Tree
Simple steps to plant a tree and help the environment.
In-Season Produce
Save money, go green, and buy in season produce.
Disposal of Unused Medication
Deaconess Receives State Energy Grant
Awarded $100,000 Energy Efficiency Grant
Deaconess is dedicated to high-quality patient care and improving the overall quality of life and environment for those in, and outside, our community. To assist in carrying out this mission, the Deaconess Green Team is devoted to environmental sustainability.

The Deaconess Green Team is responsible for green initiatives such as the Deaconess Farmer’s Market, the Deaconess Green Mugs and Deaconess Earth Week, as well as encouraging recycling, waste reduction, efficient energy usage, use of greener building materials and conservation throughout the health system.

Local Resources

Travel Green

Evansville Transit (METS)

Evansville MPO

Map My Ride

Biking directions on Google Maps

Evansville-Area Trails Coalition

Bicycle Indiana





Southern Illinois

Get Involved

A Bench for Caps Project

Keep Evansville Beautiful

Evansville Parks & Recreation

Evansville Dept. of S.E.E.Q.

Wesselman Nature Society

People Power