Residential snow removal amendment to Article 20 has passed. Enjoy sidewalk travel all year long and spread the love.
Show Your Sidewalk Love: Input Needed for the Community Path!
The Community Path Advisory Committee is preparing recommendations for several connective paths throughout Belmont. Sustainable Belmont supports increased and improved pedestrian and cycling access per its mandate to support Belmont as an environmentally responsible community. Your voice is greatly needed at CPAC meeting and / or writing to Town Selectman.
More details can be found on the committee page
and meeting dates
can be seen on our site. Please pass it on.
Reusable Bags - Reduce, Reuse and Donate!
Amanda Mujica and Anna Churchill and others will be helping people sign up with My Eco at Waverly Shaw's on November 15th, 11-1 P
is America Recycles Day!
Take the pledge on their site.
November 19th "PRICING CARBON - League of Women Voters forum" 7:00 pm Sorenson Theater, Babson College
Did you know you can recycle more than plastic shopping bags at the grocery store?
are partnered with TREX and accept CLEAN and DRY
dry cleaning bags, ziplock bags (without hard plastic closure), bread bags, newspaper bags, produce bags, packaging overwrap and air pillows. Keep them out of the waste stream by recycling them at major grocers.
Pinched on space?
Here are some solutions.
Remember Belmont's 3 Separate Streams:
2) Corrugated Cardboard
(the wiggle in the middle)
3) Containers – Metal, Glass and Plastic
Bonus efforts include bringing above mentioned plastics to the grocers and participating in DOE and other local specialized recycling events.
Still looking for a CSA option?
Similar to a local CSA, Farmers to You
is a consortium of Vermont farmers delivery everything you might imagine from a New England farm. Sallye Bleiberg is organizing a Belmont pick-up for Wednesdays 3-4pm, BHS parking lot near the tennis courts. For more info, see their site and contact her with your interest at firstname.lastname@example.org