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A Sustainability Hat Trick For Food Waste Reduction and Sustainability
Bates Elementary School and Matt Delaney, Wellesley Food Services Director Win 3 State and Regional Awards Bates Elementary School’s cafeteria Read more.
Letter To School Committee
The Following Letter was written by a Green Schools/Sustainable Wellesley advocate. Please consider researching and writing something of your own Read more.
Got “Old” Phones? Chargers? iPods? Digital Cameras?
It’s time for some spring cleaning!  Did you know – just one cell phone, if thrown away, can pollute 40,000 Read more.
Make Your Ideas Known – Wednesday Night – Sustainable Aspects
The Town of Wellesley is currently preparing a Unified Plan, collaboratively with Wellesley residents, Town staff and members of the Town’s Read more.
900 Worcester’s Ice Rinks, Swimming Pools and Playing Fields
As may of us know, the Town of Wellesley approved a $3.8M purchase of the 7.85 acre property and started on plans Read more.
The Heat Is On To Go Solar
Don’t Delay Your Solar Decision: Financial and Environmental Costs Will Only Rise Easy Ways to Make 2017 Your Solar Year Read more.
Green Up Your Summer BBQ Routine With These 5 Great
Did you know that 51% of Greenhouse Gas Emissions are from livestock production, compared to only 13% from all transportation Read more.
Give us 1.5 Hours of Your Time This Saturday, June
We need your help to staff some of our upcoming events. No experience necessary. These are great ways to meet Read more.
March With Us on Sunday in the Parade
There is so much good work happening around town on environmental issues – we need to let people know and Read more.
Make Time To Join Us Tomorrow Night (May 11th) 7
Make The Time To Join Us Tomorrow Night! Please join us for our next action meeting on Thursday, May 11th Read more.
Landscapes for Living This Saturday-Register Today
Did you know that all town-owned land, open spaces and playing fields are managed without pesticides? Want to learn how Read more.
Come On. Time To Show Off
You are doing many things that others would love to learn about and emulate. Lets show them off on the Read more.

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Four Things You Can Do

Fight teardowns!

Get involved with the Wellesley Historical Commission’s demo-delay byelaw HERE
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Find and fix gas leaks!

There are over 200 ‘natural gas’ leaks all over Wellesley. Find where the nearest leaks to you are and what you can do about them HERE

Go pesticide free!

Take the pledge not to poison your yard, and put your pin on the map of pesticide-free homes HERE
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Get clean electricity!

Wellesley residents can get clean, renewable electricity through our Municipal Light Plant with the same great service. Find out how HERE

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