Locations & Gardens

Click to visit the EEC pageEnvironmental Education Center

4116 W. Plano Parkway
Plano, TX 75093

Caring for the environment requires smart choices in building design and everyday life. The Environmental Education Center is a place to educate and involve residents, community and environmental leaders, building professionals, and educators in environmental responsibility and demonstrate sustainability concepts and practices. The Environmental Education Center is Plano's first LEED Platinum-certified building, designed to incorporate as many sustainable practices as feasible.

PCG Sign (2)Plano Community Garden

 4030-B W. Plano Parkway
 Plano, TX 75093

The Plano Community Garden was established in 2007 through a partnership between Junior League of Collin County, the City of Plano’s Sustainability & Environmental Education Division and volunteer Plano Community Gardeners. Today, the garden’s 50 raised beds, maintained by the Plano Community Gardeners, provide over 5,000 pounds of fresh organic produce annually to local food pantries serving Plano families. The garden also provides hands-on educational opportunities for local schools and organizations. Volunteer opportunities are available at the garden too.

Click to visit the HCRC pageHousehold Chemical Reuse Center

 4110 W. Plano Parkway
 Plano, TX 75093

The Household Chemical Reuse Center (HCRC) is available for Plano residents to obtain reusable household products, collected through the residential chemical collection program. Items available for reuse include: paint (latex and oil-based), garden products, pool chemicals, household cleaners and repair products. All items are FREE to Plano residents.

Chemicals are not accepted at the HCRC. Visit the HCRC page for more information about programs and hours of operation. To schedule a chemical collection at your home, please contact Environmental Waste Services Customer Service at 972-769-4150.