Charlestown Citizens Alliance - April 20, 2016

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Starting a Dialog about Getting Plastic Out of Charlestown's Environment

Starting a Dialog about Getting Plastic Out of Charlestown's Environment

• An effort to reduce solid waste by limiting transport of goods from retail outlets in single-use plastic bags and polystyrene (Styrofoam) containers.

• Resolutions to the General Assembly for statewide action die in committee.

• We are a resort community, where pollution of the landscape and waterways detracts from the appeal of our tourist economy.

• Includes video on this topic

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Mark Your Calendars for the Frosty Drew 5K on May 7

Mark Your Calendars for the Frosty Drew 5K on May 7

Frosty Drew Classic 5K Run and Walk - The 7th Annual Spring Kick-off Trail Race! - Rain or Shine Where: Frosty Drew Nature Center and Observatory in Ninigret Park When: May 7, 2016 Registration begins at 10am, Race begins 11:15am Cost: $25 by May 6, $30 day of; Under 12 free Register: Registration Form More Info: email race@frostydrew.org or call …

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Organic Lawn Care Workshop Delivered Step by Step Guidance

In an hour and a half on Thursday (April 7) evening at the Cross’ Mills Library, Frank H. Crandall III of Horticultural Solutions, LLC, offered homeowners and lawn care professionals the opportunity to come to terms with the relatively new Charlestown Recommended Landscaper Process.  He moved quickly through the fact that he supported the limitation of two pounds of nitrogen …

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Check our Facebook page for news of a rehabilitated seal release on Friday, April 22, at 10 AM at Blue Shutters Beach in Charlestown

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Check the CCA Events Calendar for more to do in Charlestown

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