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Recycle Unwanted Electronic Equipment at E-cycling Event in Scotch Plains, April 29th

March 26, 2017

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The County of Union will sponsor a recycling event for electronic equipment on Saturday, April 29.  County residents can get rid of unwanted computers, televisions and other electronic equipment in an environmentally proper manner.

The special E-cycling event will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the campus of Union County Vo-Tech Schools located at 1776 Raritan ...

Union County’s Mobile Paper Shredding Program Will Visit Scotch Plains, April 1st

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders will host its first paper shredding event of 2017 is scheduled for Saturday, April 1 at the Union County Vocational Technical Schools campus at 1776 Raritan Road, Scotch Plains, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., rain or shine. 

The event will conclude before 1:00 p.m. if the shredding trucks reach capacity.in Scotch ...

East Brunswick Town-Wide Butterfly Survey Begins

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Friends of the East Brunswick Environmental Commission are launching the first town-wide East Brunswick Butterfly Survey to better understand our butterfly fauna. They  are calling on everyone in town (and anyone else that wants to visit) to become Citizen Scientists and help them document what butterflies occur in East Brunswick and where and when ...

Students Statewide Join Together for New Jersey Clean Communities Council’s Annual Environmental Exchange

There was plenty of time for serious discussion about discarded plastic bags in public parks, about trash in urban waterways and ways to ensure school buildings recycle as much paper as possible.

And the annual Environmental Exchange included plenty of hands-on opportunities for 130 students from across the state to pick up litter, participate in scavenger hunts and learn ways in which they ...

West Orange Energy Commission Event Support Earth Hour and Raise Environmental Awareness

WEST ORANGE, NJ – In conjunction with people being asked to turn their non-essential lights out this Saturday in support of energy conservation, the West Orange Energy Commission (WOEC) held its Earth Day event to support Earth Hour.

West Orange officials and local students joined others from throughout the region at this event, which was held at the Thomas Edison National Historical ...

Recycle Unwanted Electronic Equipment at E-cycling Event in Scotch Plains, April 29th

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The County of Union will sponsor a recycling event for electronic equipment on Saturday, April 29.  County residents can get rid of unwanted computers, televisions and other electronic equipment in an environmentally proper manner.

The special E-cycling event will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the campus of Union County Vo-Tech Schools located at 1776 Raritan ...

Livingston to Hold First-Annual “Pick It Up!” Community Clean-Up Event in April

LIVINGSTON, NJ – The Township of Livingston is hosting its first-annual “community clean-up day,” which offers a safe, fun way for residents to help “keep Livingston beautiful” by clearing litter from designated outdoor spaces, on Sunday, April 30.

The morning cleanup will be followed by an after party with food and activities at the Memorial Oval. According to ...

Union County’s Mobile Paper Shredding Program Will Visit Scotch Plains, April 1st

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders will host its first paper shredding event of 2017 is scheduled for Saturday, April 1 at the Union County Vocational Technical Schools campus at 1776 Raritan Road, Scotch Plains, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., rain or shine. 

The event will conclude before 1:00 p.m. if the shredding trucks reach capacity.in Scotch ...

Recycle Unwanted Electronic Equipment at E-cycling Event in Scotch Plains, April 29th

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The County of Union will sponsor a recycling event for electronic equipment on Saturday, April 29.  County residents can get rid of unwanted computers, televisions and other electronic equipment in an environmentally proper manner.

The special E-cycling event will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the campus of Union County Vo-Tech Schools located at 1776 Raritan ...

Hikers Meet Mountain Bikers in Public Comment at Union County Freeholders Meeting on March 23

ELIZABETH, NJ - The Union County Freeholders regular meeting on March 23rd attracted a large crowd who were there to comment on the county’s plan to allow mountain bikes in Watchung Reservation.

Chairman Bruce Bergen gave a short statement before allowing anyone to speak, indicating that in February 2016, the board had adopted a Trails Master Plan to bring up to seven miles of dual use ...

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3rd Annual Verona Green fair

March 26, 2017

Sustainable Verona and the Township of Verona are happy to announce that the 3rd Annual Verona Green Fair will be Saturday, May 20th from 11am-4pm in the Verona Civic Center. The rain date will be Sunday, May 21st.

This event is free and will feature many different types of vendors, exhibitions and demonstrations, children’s games and learning experiences, a shredding event, medicine ...