Charlestown Citizens Alliance - October 7, 2016

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sea turtle plastic bag

Charlestown’s Reusable Tote Bags a Success

Single-use plastic bags, the bags we are given to carry our purchases from a store, are a major source of plastic pollution, a health hazard to aquatic animals and an eyesore as litter along our roadways. Last May, the Charlestown Town Council approved up to $10,000 to underwrite costs for distributing reusable tote bags in an effort to reduce single-use plastic waste.

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Julie Carroccia

Introducing Julie Carroccia - Town Council Candidate

Julie is a URI graduate who went on to study Law and eventually rose to a senior executive position at Bank of America where at times she had a staff of greater than 100 people. We think her education and impressive management skills will be an asset to the Town Council. You can read all about Julie at her candidate profile.

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11th Annual HopArts Studio Trail

Mark Your Calendars

Saturday & Sunday, October 15 & 16, 2016 from 10 am – 5 pm Enjoy a tour through the studios of artists and artisans from rural Hopkinton and adjacent communities. Take a stroll from studio to studio amid the autumn foliage and discover the rich culture in our communities.

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Check the CCA Events Calendar for more to do in Charlestown

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