Category Archives: Voice Yourself

On Wednesday, July 10, Massachusetts State Representative Ruth Balser and Director of the MA Sierra Club, Deb Pasternak, met with Green Newton’s President, Marcia Cooper, and a group of Newton citizens, including high school students, to discuss environmental bills that … Read More

The Newton Department of Public Works Sustainable Materials Management Division is responsible for trash, recycling, yard waste, and household hazardous waste collection services. The SMM Division strives to promote waste reduction and waste diversion by  residents, City staff, and the … Read More

ACTION ALERT:  Call Governor Baker at 617-725-4005 and ask him to: deny all permits for the dirty and dangerous gas compressor station planned for Weymouth, declare a complete moratorium on new fossil fuel infrastructure and protect ratepayers from fees related … Read More

Natural hazards can have serious impacts on the City of Newton and its residents and businesses. The City of Newton is preparing a Hazard Mitigation Plan to help the city reduce its vulnerability to natural hazard events such as flooding, hurricanes, … Read More