Category Archives: Waste

Newton at Home and The Second Step recently launched Home Again, a program that collects and donates new and gently used houseware items to residents of The Second Step, a transitional home for survivors of domestic violence and their children. … Read More

Newton’s Solid Waste Commission (SWC) advises the Mayor and City Council on all aspects of municipal solid waste (“trash”) collection, disposal and recycling. The SWC also monitors and makes recommendations regarding the city’s solid waste activities, and it is developing long-range … Read More

Green Newton is creating a forum for Newton parents and teachers interested in promoting sustainability in the classroom and beyond. The group offers a setting for sharing experiences and ideas as well as support in facing challenges in implementing green … Read More