Popular now on WCYB.com

25 greenest cities in America

POSTED: 2:10 PM Apr 16 2014   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Apr 17 2014

With Earth Day coming up, find out which 25 cities are considered the "greenest" in America.

Electric bus, hybrid, environment
1 / 26
Mike Segar/Reuters

Finance site Nerdwallet.com ranked the country's 95 largest cities on their environmental friendliness using a formula that accounts for the median Air Quality Index, number of parks per 10,000 residents, the percentage of commuters not using cars and wasted fuel as a result of traffic congestion. Here are the resulting 25 greenest cities in America:

Crime Report

rex lane

Man charged with 50 counts of incest, child rape

A Johnson City man is in jail this afternoon on charges of sexually assaulting a child.

image007

14-year-old charged in Kingsport armed robbery

Kingsport Police made an arrest in the armed robbery of a convenience store last week, and the suspect is 14 years old.

advertisement

Email Sign-Up

advertisement