Navigate below to see our current issues and learn more about the causes we focus on.

Current Issues

Learn about the current issues we are currently pursuing. 

Sustainable Growth

Part of OE’s legacy is advocating for sustainable growth and sustainable master planning for local municipalities and Orange County as a whole.

Climate Change

Climate Change is a threat to life as we know it and one of the most important challenges humankind faces in this century. 

Clean Air

Orange Environment has brought attention to air quality issues that impact the health and quality of life in our communities.

Sewer & Water Systems

Protection of our water resources is a high priority for OE.

Recycling, Reuse, Waste Management

OE has fought against Orange County being used as a dumping ground for NYS and NYC waste.

Permaculture & Green Living

OE offers workshops on Permaculture, a union of the words “permanent” and “agriculture.” 

Pollinator project

OE’s new Hudson Valley Pollinator Project is working to restore native habitats for butterflies, bees, and other insects in our communities.