Did you know that CA is a nationally recognized leader in environmental sustainability?

In addition to operating the best fitness clubs around and thousands of acres of open space, we protect watersheds, reduce energy consumption, and use clean energy to protect our environment.

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CA’s environmental sustainability programs
CA’s watershed stewardships programs


CA has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and the North American Lake Management Society. Here are some of the awards and recognition Columbia Association has received for its environmental stewardship efforts:

2018Better Buildings Challenge Goal Achiever for reducing energy use intensity by more than 20%, U.S. Department of Energy
2018Lake Management Success Stories for demonstrated improvement in lake/reservoir condition or watershed management in a cost-effective manner, North American Lake Management Society
2016Green Power Leadership Award for being 100% offset with solar and wind energy, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
2015Excellence in ENERGY STAR Promotion Award for our work in the community to promote energy efficiency, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

To see a full list of other awards in a variety of categories for Columbia Association, Columbia and Howard County, click here.