Concerned About Your Family’s Health? Want to Make A Difference In Your Community and Meet New People?Wellesley residents are encouraged to come to the next Sustainable Wellesley action meeting on Sunday, September 15th from 2:00-3:30pm. The meeting will be held in a new location — with handicap accessibility — the parlor at the Wellesley Congregational (“Village”) Church (2 Central St.).
There are many ways Wellesley residents of all ages can make a difference and feel like they are “doing something.” Learn about the many campaigns, projects, and opportunities there are for you to participate in, or bring your own ideas for making a difference, both here in our community and as we work for environmental justice throughout the Commonwealth. No experience necessary; just come with you variety of talents, enthusiasm and knowledge.
Some of the items on the agenda include:
Gas update: dangerous and costly gas main “blow-offs” and gas leaks
Electric (school) buses
Sept. 20th Climate Strike
Solar and other renewable energy opportunities
Social/environmental justice focused legislative training ( September 26)
New buildings in town and ways to make them energy efficient/net zero
Opportunity to be part of the Union of Concerned Scientists