Second Annual GoGreen soilShop
The Eastside Environmental Council
Addressing Environmental Issues & Injustices, Empowering Residents for
Our mission is to provide an empowered, educated, healthier, and economically sustainable Urban Core Community for the citizens of East Jacksonville by the implementation of environmental studies, collaborative focus groups, and strategic planning.
EEC NewsThe EEC has recently partnered with the Duval County Health Department to establish a mobile clinic in the area to improve access to affordable healthcare while focusing on primary care and chronic illness management.
The EEC recognizes a severe lack of full-service grocery stores within walking distance in the Eastside community and is in partnership with the Forsyth Farmer’s Market to bring more fresh food options to the area.
"The EEC does a great job of educating and empowering my community about environmental issues around the city." - Eastside Resident
"I am happy that the EEC was there to show my family the impact that the environment has on our lives, even though we may not see it on a daily basis." - Eastside Resident