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March 30, 2017 - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Earth and Environmental Sciences Dept., RutgersSmith Hall Seminar Room 125 Rutgers University 101 Warren Street, Newark, NJ 07102
Many urban Americans struggle to be healthy in the face of economic and built environment factors that create inadequate urban food systems. Local urban governments face significant challenges in mitigating these factors. This lecture explores some of these challenges as well as proposes the need for local government promotion of local food entrepreneurship as an additional way to prompt healthier citizens. For more information contact Deborah Greenwood, PhD, Director, Newark Environmental Sustainability Institute (NESI), at 973-353-2738 or email@example.com
March 31, 2017 - 8:30 am to 12:30 pm
Hopewell Municipal Complex, Auditorium201 Washington Crossing-Pennington Road, Titusville, NJ
REGISTER by March 24 by emailing Lisa Simms at LSimms@NJTreeFoundation.org
The New Jersey Tree Foundation and Public Service Electric & Gas are offering this FREE seminar on planting the right tree, in the right place, the right way. Topics include the importance of utility mark-outs prior to planting, Emerald Ash Borer, vegetation management policies for safe and reliable delivery of electric service, and ash tree re-use. This seminar is worth 3 Continuing Education Units needed for Sustainable Jersey's Community Forestry Plan and Tree Cover Goal action.
May 10, 2017 - 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
New Jersey Forensic Science Technology Center Auditorium1200 Negron Drive, Hamilton, NJ 08691
REGISTER - RSVP to Steven Rinaldi at Steven.Rinaldi@dep.nj.gov
The next meeting of the New Jersey WasteWise Business Network will be held May 10. The meeting includes presentations on medical equipment reuse and refurbishment, municipal recycling enforcement and education strategies, what's new in glass recycling, a presentation on New Jersey's "Green Business Chamber of Commerce," and a presentation from Trex Recycled Plastic Lumber.