Earth Month 2021

Stay Tuned - Earth Month 2021 is Right Around the Corner!


This Earth Month, Mayor Sanchez is challenging the Oceanside community to take action for the planet. From incorporating sustainable practices into your daily routine to cleaning up your neighborhood, Mayor Sanchez will show us how we can all contribute to a greener Oceanside!

Participating in the 2021 Mayor’s Challenge for Sustainability is not only good for the planet, but will also help the City win the nationwide Mayor’s Challenge competition! Throughout the month of April, Oceanside residents can earn points for the City in the national competition by pledging to take sustainable actions AND logging environmental actions and projects on

Accepting Mayor Sanchez’s challenge doesn’t have to wait until April! Start taking action today and the Earth will thank you. Visit for a list of environmental projects that you can complete with your family at home.

Help Oceanside Win 1st Place in the National Mayor’s Challenge
Sign Up for Green Oceanside Updates to Receive an Email on April 1st to Submit Your Pledge!

What Else Can You Look Forward to During Earth Month 2021?

The Green Oceanside team is here to help you take action in your community with our Green Oceanside "One Planet. Take Action." Kit! Each kit contains items related to sustainability activities on the Mayor’s Challenge My Volunteer Project site. All logged actions will earn Oceanside points in the competition to win 1st place in the national Mayor’s Challenge!  (*Kits are available beginning March 15, 2021 while supplies last).

Are you part of an organization or institution and are interested in participating in the Mayor’s Challenge? Sign up for a Green Oceanside Presentation and a staff member will present information about the Mayor’s Challenge and provide opportunities to receive a Green Oceanside ‘One Planet. Take Action’ kit! Email to sign up.

Help Us Show How Amazing Oceanside Community Members, Businesses, and Organizations Are!

During Earth Month, our team will showcase local Oceanside businesses, organizations, and community members who incorporate sustainability into their daily actions through our social media accounts and website.

To participate, you will simply need to submit a 30 second or less video answering the following question: How are you or your organization taking action during the Mayor’s Challenge to be sustainable? Submit videos to before March 1st for the chance to win a Green Oceanside Swag Bag! Question? Email us- We are here to help!

Be sure to follow us at @Oceanside_Water on Instagram, and City of Oceanside Water Utilities on Facebook so you can comment on your favorite videos.

Check back in on April 1st for a full list of Earth Month Events, Sustainable Activities, and a Word from Our Mayor!