City of Thornton

is committed to respecting and preserving the earth and its environment for future generations. To do its part, the city of Thornton has implemented a number of measures to increase the efficiency of its facilities and systems. To learn more about what Thornton is doing to lighten its impact on the environment, please click on the globe icon below.

Thornton makes many valuable services available to its residents and businesses to assist them in making environmentally responsible choices. Thornton also partners with a variety of agencies in the area to provide additional information and valuable services. If you are a resident or represent a business located within Thornton, please select the appropriate button below.

Thank you for choosing to help make Thornton sustainable!

World in hands

Paint Drop-Off Event in Thornton


Recycle Unwanted Paint
The City of Thornton is partnering with PaintCare Inc. to sponsor a Paint Drop-Off event. It will take place on Saturday, April 28 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Thornton's Infrastructure Maintenance Center, 12450 Washington Street, Thornton, CO 80241. Register now.

Rain Barrel Rebate


Receive a $50 Rebate
Thornton will rebate a maximum of two 55 gallon rain barrels per account for purchasing and installing a rain barrel. Follow the link to learn more about rainwater collection in Colorado or to apply online for a rebate. Learn more.