eMail Update June 2011
Does your place of work have an employee garden?
2011 Mpower ChaMpion, American Family Insurance launched their first employee community garden this month! Watch a time-lapse of the 56 plots taking shape.
you want to follow in American Family’s footsteps? Here is some
information that may help you share your vision with others at your
place of work:
City of Madison Organic Pilot Update
Streets Division's household organics collection pilot has been
operating for three weeks. So far the 434 household participating in the
pilot have diverted 18,160 pounds of material from the landfill.
volunteer households are diverting 14 pounds of material per week for
composting," Madison recycling coordinator George Dreckmann said. "That
may not sound like much, but when you consider that we serve 66,000
households we could potentially divert 924,000 pounds or 462 tons per
Learn more about the pilot.
B-Cycle Update 20 stations are now live and more are being added each week
The City Wants Your Feedback Join the City of Madison in an important effort in developing the City's Sustainability Plan
You are invited to provide feedback for the plan