Welcome to the City of Albuquerque

37 - Active citizen conservation

Goal 5 - Desired Condition 37 - Residents participate in caring for the environment and conserving natural resources.

INDICATORS

Traffic Light Scorecard

"Residents participate in caring for the environment and conserving natural resources."

Our Conclusion:


PICTURE IS IMPROVING

Based on the Following criteria:



Local Trend is MIXED
Albuquerque, compared to others, is MIXED
Citizen perception compared to data MATCHES

Local Trend LOCAL TREND:

Many residents have participated in the water rebate program. Since 1995, residents have received 11 million dollars in rebates. The toilet rebate program continues to be a success hitting 9,717 rebates in 2008. The diversion rate for curbside collection has steadily increased in since 2007.

National Comparison NATIONAL/REGIONAL COMPARISON:

Albuquerque has been successful in the water rebate program and has proven to be a leader in water conservation among communities. Communities that have pay-as-you-throw and multi-cart collection systems demonstrate positive conservation of natural resources.

Citizen Perception CITIZEN PERCEPTION:

Like all desired conditions, Albuquerque citizens believe this condition is important. On a 7-point scale, residents in 2011 ranked this condition 22nd in important and 23rd in progress out of 57 totaled conditions surveyed.

 

NOTE: For help in understanding this page, see Creating a Community Report Card.

Document Actions