Ridgefield and Roxbury are among the inaugural list of communities certified under the Sustainable Connecticut program. The statewide initiative is aimed at promoting efficient, resilient, and inclusive communities. The designation lets businesses and potential residents know that these communities have a vested interest in promoting the health and well-being of its residents and economy. The recognized municipalities worked to demonstrate significant achievements in nine sustainability impact areas ranging from thriving local economies and vibrant arts-and-culture to clean transportation and diverse housing. It was previously announced that New Milford was certified.