Upcoming Events

Tuesday, Nov 25
Indoor Farmer's Market
Starts: Tuesday, Nov 25
Ends: Tuesday, Nov 25 - 5:00 pm
Location: Newton Highlands Community Development, 90 Lincoln St, Newton, MA 02461, United States
Description: at the Hyde Community Center
November 18, 2014 -June 16, 2015
90 Lincoln St, Newton Highalnds,
1:00pm-5:00pm on Tuesdays
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Tuesday, Dec 2
Indoor Farmer's Market
Starts: Tuesday, Dec 2
Ends: Tuesday, Dec 2 - 5:00 pm
Location: Newton Highlands Community Development, 90 Lincoln St, Newton, MA 02461, United States
Description: at the Hyde Community Center
November 18, 2014 -June 16, 2015
90 Lincoln St, Newton Highalnds,
1:00pm-5:00pm on Tuesdays
More info
Wednesday, Dec 3
Water Rate Hearing
Starts: Wednesday, Dec 3
Ends: Wednesday, Dec 3 - 8:30 pm
Location: Room 209 Newton City Hall, 1000 Commonwealth Ave, Newton MA
Description: City of Newton will hold a public hearing on December 3 at 7pm in Room 209 on both restructuring storm water fees based on impervious surface and restructuring water rates to incorporate second meters.

More information is available on http://www.greendecade.org.
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Monday, Dec 8
End Yard Waste Collection
Starts: Monday, Dec 8
Ends: Saturday, Dec 13 - 12:00 am
Description: December 8-12 is the last week for yard waste collection until spring. Please place all waste in approved paper bags (not plastic) by curbside at 7am on the morning of your regular trash day.
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Businesses Support Sustainable Newton Reusable Bag Project

Green Decade is grateful for the generous donations we received for our “Sustainable Newton” Reusable Bag Project from the following businesses: Supercuts, Whole Foods Market, Village Bank, Shaws/Star, National Lumber, Kitchen Views, The Barn, Investment Consulting Associates, Harris Cyclery, Upland … Read More

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Farmers Market

Food

Indoor Farmer’s Market – Tuesdays

The Newton Indoor Farmer’s Market will be held Nov 18, 2014 – June 16, 2015 from 1- 5 pm at the Hyde Community Center, 90 Lincoln St, Newton Highlands. Green Decade welcomes volunteers of all ages at our booth for … Read More

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Resources

Living Green

Do you have questions about how to live your day a little greener? Check out our Resources pages for answers to common questions.

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Initiatives

School Outreach

Recycling and Waste Reduction in Our Schools

The School Outreach Committee brings parents and educators of Newton together to share ideas about promoting energy and resource conservation in Newton schools. Past projects implemented at schools include: Classroom and Cafeteria recycling and composting Zero Waste Days and Green … Read More

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Healthy Environments

Pesticide Reduction & Right to Know

Our mission is to protect ourselves and the environment by promoting alternatives to toxic landscape chemicals and pesticides (i.e., herbicides, insecticides, rodenticides and fungicides) through public education campaigns and community action. community resource and clearinghouse for information, referrals and technical … Read More

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Energy

Weatherization, LED Bulbs, & Solar Homes

In our efforts to offset Global Warming, Green Decade´s Energy Committee educates residents, business people, and institutions about wise energy use, energy efficiency and renewable energy. We educate the community about renewable energy and energy efficiency through designing, financing, installing, … Read More

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