Sustainability

Solar panels on roof of home

Check out how you can be environmentally friendly in Merriam!

  • Install energy saving systems, including solar panels, high efficiency HVAC, insulation, energy efficient windows and doors, and geothermal heating and cooling.      
  • Recycle curbside or find drop-off services here.
  • Recycle glass with Glass Bandit or drop it off in the purple Ripple Glass bin at IKEA.
  • Convert household lightbulbs to LED.
  • Take part in the City's annual Tree Sale and plant a tree on your property.
  • Build a rain garden, plant native trees, or get a rain barrel to help reduce stormwater runoff. 
  • Use RideKC Micro Transit to share a lift with local riders. Merriam Town Center is now a featured destination!