Category Archives: Voice Yourself

The First Unitarian Universalist Society of Newton (FUUSN) has chosen to opt up to 100% Renewable Electricity as part of a commitment to their seven principles, specifically, “respect for the independent web of all existence of which we are a … Read More

In February, Senator Ed Markey and Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez introduced the historic Green New Deal resolution, a bold set of goals that calls for a national mobilization to transform the economy, fight climate change, and create millions of jobs. Senator … Read More

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