Sustainable Arlington

Arlington Vision 2020 Committee/Mass. Climate Action Network (MCAN) Chapter

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Welcome to Sustainable Arlington

Sustainable Arlington acts on a local level to promote climate stabilization and other important environmental goals.  We are a Town of Arlington Vision 2020 Environment Committee and a chapter of the Massachusetts Climate Action Network.

Do you have ideas for ways that Arlington can reduce home and Town energy consumption, speed up the switch to renewables, and manage our environmental resources more sustainably? If you do, please come to one of our monthly meetings listed on this website.

Thanks for visiting.

Happy New Year!

It's almost "good-bye" to 2017. 

What will we -- and you -- be doing in the new year?

There are lots of possibilities:  connecting with neighbors, building community, volunteering on local park clean-up days, rescuing food to feed the hungry and food insecure with Food Link and Boston Area Gleaners,  supporting local farmers, growing some of our own food, harvesting rain water for lawns and gardens, reviewing and changing some transportation choices, setting the thermostat lower in winter/higher in summer, reducing food waste at home, keeping usable building materials out of the waste stream, ditto for textiles (clothing, bedding, towels, curtains -- even the worn out stuff -- it can be made into rags and insulation), checking the Town's recycling website to see what else can be recycled ... so many possibilities to protect and regenerate our environment while connecting with others. 

 

 

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Latest Events

21 Jun 2018
07:00PM - 09:00PM
[Arl] ALL ABOUT ARLINGTON'S PLASTIC BAG BAN
27 Jun 2018
02:00PM - 06:30PM
ARLINGTON FARMERS' MARKET [weekly]
11 Jul 2018
02:00PM - 06:30PM
ARLINGTON FARMERS' MARKET [weekly]
14 Jul 2018
09:00AM - 12:00PM
[Arl] RECYLING CENTER, Saturday Pop-up