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Community Voices to Celebrate National Bike Month - James Belmore

National Bike Month is coming to an end this week, but before it ends we have one more Boston cyclist to highlight! This week meet James Belmore, a City of Boston employee who is an avid bike commuter from South Boston. 


Community Voices to Celebrate National Bike Month - Yasmine Jewell

We are continuing to celebrate National Bike Month! This week we're highlighting Yasmine Jewell, a young rider from the Dorchester/Mattapan neighborhood of Boston. 


Community voices to celebrate National Bike Month - Farah Wong

Happy National Bike Month! Established over 60 years ago, National Bike Month celebrates cyclists and encourages others to try biking.



Yard waste to compost to community gardens

You can see smiles on the faces of community gardeners across Boston- it’s compost delivery time!



Building Energy Reporting and Disclosure Ordinance - Deadline Approaching

The ordinance requires Boston’s large- and medium-sized buildings to report their annual energy and water use to the City. This year’s deadline is Monday, May 15th.



Spring cleaning? Drop off unwanted household items

The City of Boston’s Public Works Department is hosting a household waste drop off this weekend.


Renew Boston Workshop hosted in Brighton

The City of Boston would like to extend a big thank you to the Brighton residents who came out and spent their Saturday morning with us. We’d also like to thank our partner organizations who provided information and answered questions for attendees. And a special thanks to the Presentation School Foundation Community Center for opening up their doors and providing the space for the workshop. Renew Boston’s workshop to connect Bostonians to energy efficiency resources would not be successful without the help of the community- thank you.  See below for some pictures of the action!


Past Greenovate Award Winners- Where are they now? - Boston Green Academy

Since its opening in 2011, Boston Green Academy has been educating Boston’s future sustainability leaders. In celebration of Earth Month we’re highlighting the work of past Greenovate Award winners; Boston Green Academy won in 2013.  Read more about Boston Green Academy’s Green Enrichment electives for middle school students.

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