Category Archives: Voice Yourself

Newton’s City Council Zoning and Planning Committee is considering the adoption of a Climate Action Plan (CAP) to become part of the official Newton Comprehensive Plan. The hearing will be held on Thursday, November 14 at 7 pm in the Council Chamber at Newton City Hall (1000 … Read More

Are you interested in doing something about the climate crisis but not sure what? Green Newton welcomes you to an open meeting on Tuesday, November 19 from 7-8:30pm in the War Memorial Auditorium of Newton City Hall (1000 Commonwealth Ave., … Read More

GN School Connections invited all 11 candidates running for the School Committee in November 2019 to attend its meeting on October 10 and share their thoughts about environmental sustainability in Newton Schools. Candidates Bridget Ray-Canada, Galina Rosenblit, Anping Shen, Matthew … Read More

A broad spectrum of concerned environmental and health groups have been working to get the message out about the extreme human health and safety risks posed by a natural gas compressor station that Spectra Energy plans to build in Weymouth. … Read More

Come talk to School Committee candidates about environmental sustainability in Newton Schools. On Thursday, October 10 from 4:10-5 pm in the third floor arc area of the Newton Free Library (330 Homer St., Newton), candidates will join the regular monthly … Read More

Please contact your State Representative now in support of the Children and Firefighters Protection Act. On September 19, 2019, the Massachusetts Senate voted unanimously (38-0) to pass the Children and Firefighters Protection Act! Now the House must take action in … Read More

Green Newton’s Schools Connections Group now has a website! Check it out at or click on ‘School Connections’ on the top menu of the Green Newton homepage. You will find the latest updates on sustainability in the Newton public … Read More