Green Cambridge and the City of Cambridge present the 2nd Cambridge Climate Congress: Building a Community of Response to Climate Change.
Oct 1 - Nov 12
Climate Congress Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).
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Cambridge Climate Congress Opening Session, October 1, 2016: The Climate Congress opened with a morning session of short presentations by notable speakers and an afternoon discussion. The congress will continue through weekly discussions and a closing plenary on Saturday, November 12 at City Hall.
PARKing Day, September 17th, 2016: Green Cambridge showed the "Carbon Column" with John Pitkin, showing the amount of carbon used for one seat on a one way flight to Europe. We also showcased our other programs, such as Neighborhood Solar, rain barrels, and Cambridge Trees.
Monthly Meet-up, September 15th, 2016: Green Cambridge showed Sue Butler's film "Leaving the Carbon Economy" and hosted a discussion on her advocacy piece. Afterwards, we hosted our first workshop for neighborhood solar volunteers.
Green Cambridge Annual Meeting, June 2, 2016: Green Cambridge gave awards to retiring City Manager Rich Rossi and his staff for their outstanding sustainability efforts.
Green Cambridge 2030 Goals presentation to Porter Square Neighborhood Association 2/18/16: Quinton Zondervan presented our 2030 Sustainability goals in Porter Square, and received their endorsement!
Green Cambridge in the News
Our Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Report is full of pictures and updates on our many activities and accomplishments for the past year.
Cambridge Trees Advisory Committee Launched
Green Cambridge launched the Cambridge Trees Advisory Committee to take a long hard look at how to best reforest Cambridge. Currently our primary asks are to water the trees in this historic drought, and to set up a task force to formulate a plan for saving and growing our urban tree canopy.
City Arborist David Lefcourt, and Green Cambridge Board Members Elena Saporta and Susan Labandibar; for Scout Magazine