The public is invited to a hearing before the Zoning & Planning Committee of the City Council on Monday, December 10, 7pm in Room 204 at Newton City Hall (1000 Commonwealth Ave., Newton) about the proposed climate change vulnerability assessment which will result ultimately in a climate … Read More

Attend Congressman Kennedy’s 2018 Community Service Fair on Saturday, December 8 from 1-3pm in the War Memorial at Newton City Hall (1000 Commonwealth Ave., Newton) . This event will bring together service organizations and local citizens who are interested in volunteering in the community. The … Read More

Green Newton’s presentation slides from our recent library program “Building Electrification: The Third Leg of Our Fossil Fuel-Free Future”, can be viewed below along with a summary of the presentation and speaker information.  Please click on the bottom of the second slide … Read More

On Thursday, December 6 at 6pm at Dunne House at Lasell College (74 Grove Street, Auburndale), join Juan Pestana, the senior principal for Geosyntec Consultants and an emeritus professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University … Read More

There will be an information meeting on Tuesday, December 4 at 7 pm at Post 440 (295 California St., Newton) to update the public on the environmental assessment activities pertaining to the disposal site at 459-471 Watertown St. and 320-330 Nevada St. … Read More

If you’re planning to buy a holiday tree this year, consider a natural tree—most plastic trees aren’t biodegradable or easily recyclable. In contrast, tree farms give back to the planet by providing wildlife habitat, keeping soil healthy, and absorbing carbon … Read More