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TAP IN! Part 3

Posted on September 5, 2013

This post is part three of a three part series on Tap Water in Arlington. Please subscribe to our blog to receive future posts directly to your email box or Continue Reading »

Four Mile Run Park Cleanup – Join Us!

Posted on September 3, 2013

Tired of seeing trash in our public parks? ‘ Well here is your chance to pitch in and clean up! The International Coastal Cleanup is an annual event sponsored by the Continue Reading »

Tap IN! part 2 of 3

Posted on August 29, 2013

Choosing Tap Water Over Bottled Water (Continued from Tap IN, post Aug. 26th) The Natural Resources Defense’ Council has published a scientific’ study looking at the quality of’ bottled water. They tested 1,000′ bottles Continue Reading »

Tap IN!

Posted on August 26, 2013

Tap Water in Arlington, Part 1 of 3 On a hot summer day, nothing beats an icy-cold bottle of water. However,’ buying a single-use bottle of water is not necessarily the Continue Reading »

Make your Own Rain Barrel

Posted on August 22, 2013

You see your neighbors have them, now it’s time to make your own! ‘ Rainwater collection can help you save water for use in your yard, eliminate potential flooding in your Continue Reading »


Posted on July 22, 2013

Did you know that you, your school, place of work or worship, or other group can adopt a street in Arlington? It’s true, and it’s very easy to do! EcoAction Continue Reading »

Energy Masters Volunteer at Work

Energy Masters Program Now Offers a Student Apprenticeship Track

Posted on July 17, 2013

Are you a high school or college-student who wants to have an impact? Are you an adult (teachers, coach, group leader, counselor, etc.) who works with youth and is looking Continue Reading »

Thank You Summer Solstice Volunteers

Posted on July 2, 2013

  Many thanks to the dozens of volunteers who joined us on the longest night of the year to enjoy refreshments, connect with others who are passionate about protecting our Continue Reading »

Congratulations Arlington Energy Masters Graduates!

Posted on July 1, 2013

EcoAction Arlington, Viriginia Cooperative Extension and Thrive Arlington came together last Wednesday to honor this year’s graduates from the 2012-13 Arlington Energy Masters training program and to celebrate the accomplishments Continue Reading »

EcoAction Arlington Members Only Tour of Trade Center – New Date!

Posted on June 10, 2013

The EcoAction Arlington Members Only tour of the Arlington Trade Center has been rescheduled due to the weather last Friday. The new tour date is included below.’  Ever wonder what Continue Reading »