With the help of Davis Waste Removal, DavisRise, and Yolo Farm to Fork, Davis Schools are attempting to achieve zero waste.
The City of Davis has a long history of taking progressive action when it comes to reducing our waste. We got our start in 1970 when Davis residents Richard Gertman, and Barney and Margaret Hill formed the Recycling Awareness Committee of Davis. This group, whose actions began with the coordination of a newspaper recycling program, […]
Recently I had the privilege of serving on the Nominating Committee for the Cool Davis’ annual Eco-Hero award. Among the winners was the “Green Team” at Holmes Junior High. I got the chance to visit the school and talk to the two incredible staff members who have volunteered to lead the team, and meet with junior […]
Here is a piece the was publish on the The People’s Vanguard of Davis http://davisvanguard.org/food-scrap-collection-follow-up/#comment-207508 After reading many of the comments that were posted on my recent article Green Waste Containerization: Food Scrape Collection I realized that I could have done a better job framing my argument in favor of moving to a containerization program. I argued […]