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VIDEO: Arlington Mothers & Town Celebrate 1 Year of CCA!

On September 23rd, Arlington Mothers Out Front had a big event in Arlington to celebrate the anniversary of community choice aggregation and to publicize the many things Arlington has done in the move to sustainability.

 

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(All photos by Christa Kelleher.)

Paint the Town Green and Celebrate Arlington’s Path to a Sustainable Future. 

They celebrated:

 

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  • Green Teams at every elementary school, a Green Team Coordinator and the 2018 Green Ribbon Schools recognition at the State and Federal levels
  • Arlington’s recent admission to the Metropolitan Mayors’ Coalition
  • Solar arrays on 6 public schools and real time production tracker on Town website
  • Progress since 2010 as a Massachusetts Green Community, including receiving grants totaling $1.6 million to improve the energy efficiency of town operations
  • and much more

 

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This video “premiered” at the event.  It is a great description of what CCAs are and why they are important. (Thank you to Brucie Moulton and Josh Katofsky for producing it!)

 


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