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Meet the Planning Board Candidates
This week, we are covering the race for the Planning Board. This Board both codifies Town policy to manage the Read more.
Bates’ Clean Air Charlie
Some Bates families had fun creating “Clean Air Charlie,” last week. Clean Air Charlie sent a gentle reminder about not idling in Read more.
Teachers. Parents. Gardeners. 2 Great Events For You
Mass Horticultural Society’s School Garden Conference: Beyond Education will take place this Thursday, February 23 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM Read more.
Food We Eat & Its Environmental Impact
Mark Your Calendars for Tuesday March,14 7:30 pmShowcase Cinema at Legacy Place Email to reserve free tickets today for Read more.
Save the Date: Wellesley Gas Leaks Forum on March 21
Do you ever smell gas when you are walking or driving around Wellesley? If so — it’s likely that you Read more.
Two Opportunities to Meet Local Candidates!
With five contested races in the Annual Town Election on March 7, 2017, it’s time to focus on who’s who! Read more.
Meet the Board of Health Candidates
The upcoming town election on March 7th, is an unusual one in Wellesley electoral politics because there are so many Read more.
Meet School Committee Candidates
The upcoming town election on March 7th, is an unusual one in Wellesley electoral politics because there are so many Read more.
‘Time to Choose’ Film and Discussion This Sunday
Film: Time to Choose THIS Sunday, February 12 at 3:00 pm First Parish in Needham, 23 Dedham Avenue It’s the biggest Read more.
Stick To Your New Year’s Resolution
The new year is underway and you made a resolution to make more mindful decisions. That can happen even when Read more.
The Event Calendar Needs You – Volunteer Opportunity
Looking for an easy way to make a difference in an hour or so a week? Sustainable Wellesley is looking Read more.
February Vacation Activity -Contest for Students
The Wellesley Education Foundation, the Wellesley Municipal Light and Wellesley Green Schools launched the 2nd annual STEM EXPO Sustainability Challenge. Read more.

Four Things You Can Do

Fight teardowns!

Get involved with the Wellesley Historical Commission’s demo-delay byelaw HERE

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

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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