November 2021 Updates

Composting Group Updates:

  • Working with 15 Minute Field trips to increase composting in schools & school gardens

  • Composting in Schools: Increase school composting, school gardening.

  • We're actively trying to locate schools with interest in this initiative. ZWP's goal is to get 4 schools added

  • Community Food Waste Collection Sites: Harvest Cycle currently has 3 drop off sites at community gardens with a 4th coming soon. Looking to set up more collection sites. ZWP’s goal is to get 15 sites

  • November 18th is a Food Waste event and Mayor Elorza will speak! Stop by and hear more! Stay tuned for more details!

  • RI Restaurant Composting: Planning series of events to encourage restaurants to compost

Plastics Reduction Update:

  • Working on more outreach, particularly Spanish language information

General Update:

Next Full-Group Meeting will be November 16th at 7pm: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88661623423?pwd=WFViWUQ1U3pLcFArUlVNSWt4bmJJQT09