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Get Active with EcoAction Arlington in August: County Fair, Energy Masters and More

Posted on August 6, 2015

Get Active with EcoAction Arlington in August Join EcoAction Arlington (and Volunteer with Us) at the Arlington County Fair! August 7 – 9 Thomas Jefferson Community Center 3501 Second Street Continue Reading »

Energy Masters Volunteers

Apply to Become an Energy Master Today!

Posted on July 31, 2015

Become an Energy Master! Modeled after the successful master gardeners training program, the award-winning Energy Masters program trains corps of volunteers in energy efficiency and water conservation techniques and in Continue Reading »

Tips for Sustainable Landscaping

Posted on June 22, 2015

Tips for Sustainable Landscaping Sustainable landscaping is a set of practices that work with nature to sustain local wildlife, conserve energy and water, improve air and water quality, and provide Continue Reading »

Help Reduce Pet Waste … and Spread the Word

Posted on June 19, 2015

Help Reduce Pet Waste … and Spread the Word Did you know that Four Mile Run is listed as impaired for bacteria? As part of the implementation plan to clean Continue Reading »

Read All About It: “Making Power While the Sun Shines”

Posted on June 17, 2015

Curious about the state and progress of solar power in Arlington. Enjoy this article that recently appeared in Connection Newspapers. Learn what EcoAction Arlington, Arlington Initiative to Rethink Energy (AIRE) Continue Reading »

LED Bulb Swap Events – Be Smart, Think LED!

Posted on June 12, 2015

Be Smart, Think LED! Participate in an Upcoming LED Bulb Swap Event Ready to switch to the most efficient, durable, versatile light bulb available today? Bring an old incandescent bulb Continue Reading »

Green Home and Garden Tour – Sunday, June 7

Posted on May 21, 2015

Join us at the Green Home and Garden Tour on Sunday, June 7th The tour will include a mixture of new green homes, green renovations, and watershed-friendly gardens from Arlington Continue Reading »

Register for Bike to Work Day ~ Friday, May 15th

Posted on May 11, 2015

Join bikers from around the county, and beyond, for the annual bike to work day! On Friday May 15, 2015 Commuter Connections and the Washington Area Bicyclist Association invite you Continue Reading »

Sustainability at Home and at Work

Posted on April 30, 2015

Incorporating Sustainability into Your Everyday Life ~ at Work and Home Date and Time: Wednesday, May 20th, 6:30 p.m. ‘“ Networking 7:00 p.m. ‘“ 8:30 p.m. ‘“ Program Location: Fairlington Continue Reading »

Free Trees through the Tree Canopy Fund

Posted on April 29, 2015

Tree Canopy Fund Expression of Interest Deadline Extended Good News! The deadline to express interest in receiving a FREE tree through the Tree Canopy Fund program has been extended to Continue Reading »