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Green efforts are sprouting around the country. GreenTowns is connecting and celebrating these local sustainability initiatives and the people supporting them. GreenTowns makes it easy to:

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Become a Master Gardener

Become a Master Gardener

Category: Land & Conservation

Number of Locations: 51

United States Green Building Council

United States Green Building Council

Category: Building

Number of Locations: 50

Farmers' Markets

Farmers' Markets

Category: Food

Number of Locations: 4073

Keep America Beautiful

Keep America Beautiful

Category: Recycling

Number of Locations: 557

Clean Cities

Clean Cities

Category: Transportation

Number of Locations: 4

Farm to School Network

Farm to School Network

Category: Food

Number of Locations: 53

Community Supported Agriculture-Local Food

Community Supported Agriculture-Local Food

Category: Food

Number of Locations: 3449

Green Drinks

Green Drinks

Category: Connections

Number of Locations: 465

Fracking - Statewide Bans & Organizations

Fracking - Statewide Bans & Organizations

Category: Energy

Number of Locations: 2

Bulk Purchase Residential Solar Programs

Bulk Purchase Residential Solar Programs

Category: Energy

Number of Locations: 2

School Gardens

School Gardens

Category: Food

Number of Locations: 9

Green Coast Awards - 2012

Green Coast Awards - 2012

Category: Connections

Number of Locations: 18

Community Gardens

Community Gardens

Category: Land & Conservation

Number of Locations: 2399

Urban Farms

Urban Farms

Category: Food

Number of Locations: 1

Christmas Tree Recycling

Christmas Tree Recycling

Category: Recycling

Number of Locations: 2

Bike Walk Connecticut

Bike Walk Connecticut

Category: Transportation

Number of Locations: 1

Community Events and Festivals

Community Events and Festivals

Category: Connections

Number of Locations: 12

Clean Air Cities

Clean Air Cities

Category: Energy

Number of Locations: 1

Solarize Connecticut

Solarize Connecticut

Category: Energy

Number of Locations: 5

Sustainability Plans for Towns and Cities

Sustainability Plans for Towns and Cities

Category: Lifestyle

Number of Locations: 21

Single Stream Recycling

Single Stream Recycling

Category: Recycling

Number of Locations: 2

Green Market Exposition

Green Market Exposition

Category: Connections

Number of Locations: 1

Beyond Coal

Beyond Coal

Category: Energy

Number of Locations: 2

Bicycles-on-Board MTA Metro-North Trains

Bicycles-on-Board MTA Metro-North Trains

Category: Transportation

Number of Locations: 1

Slow Food USA

Slow Food USA

Category: Food

Number of Locations: 1

League of Conservation Voters

League of Conservation Voters

Category: Connections

Number of Locations: 1

350.0rg

350.0rg

Category: Energy

Number of Locations: 3

LEED for Homes

LEED for Homes

Category: Building

Number of Locations: 1

Atwood Community Garden & Urban Farm

Atwood Community Garden & Urban Farm

Category: Food

Number of Locations: 1

Bring Your Own Bag Initiative

Bring Your Own Bag Initiative

Category: Recycling

Number of Locations: 2

CoolCalifornia Challenge

CoolCalifornia Challenge

Category: Energy

Number of Locations: 1

Transition Network

Transition Network

Category: Lifestyle

Number of Locations: 1

Stop Mountaintop Removal

Stop Mountaintop Removal

Category: Land & Conservation

Number of Locations: 12

Tree City USA®

Tree City USA®

Category: Land & Conservation

Number of Locations: 1

Home Energy Efficiency -Go Green and Save Money

Home Energy Efficiency -Go Green and Save Money

Category: Energy

Number of Locations: 5

Sustainable Communities Program

Sustainable Communities Program

Category: Lifestyle

Number of Locations: 1

Wheels for Wishes

Wheels for Wishes

Category: Recycling

Number of Locations: 8

Walkable Communities

Walkable Communities

Category: Transportation

Number of Locations: 2

Global Exchange

Global Exchange

Category: Connections

Number of Locations: 1

How Do I Buy Green Power Where I Live?

How Do I Buy Green Power Where I Live?

Category: Energy

Number of Locations: 1

Green Business Challenge

Green Business Challenge

Category: Connections

Number of Locations: 8

Save The Frogs

Save The Frogs

Category: Land & Conservation

Number of Locations: 1

Grow a Row for Hope

Grow a Row for Hope

Category: Food

Number of Locations: 1

Grow Berlin Green

Grow Berlin Green

Category: Land & Conservation

Number of Locations: 1

Breathe Project

Breathe Project

Category: Land & Conservation

Number of Locations: 1

Earth Hour City Challenge

Earth Hour City Challenge

Category: Energy

Number of Locations: 6

State Electronics Challenge

State Electronics Challenge

Category: Recycling

Number of Locations: 1

Waterkeeper Alliance

Waterkeeper Alliance

Category: Water

Number of Locations: 119

How Green is Your Town?

How Green is Your Town?

Category: Connections

Number of Locations: 4

Organic Land Care

Organic Land Care

Category: Land & Conservation

Number of Locations: 1

Green Saturdays @ OC Green Market

Green Saturdays @ OC Green Market

Category: Lifestyle

Number of Locations: 1

LEED Buildings

LEED Buildings

Category: Building

Number of Locations: 53

Energy Efficiency for Historic Buildings

Energy Efficiency for Historic Buildings

Category: Energy

Number of Locations: 1

The Theodore Payne Foundation

The Theodore Payne Foundation

Category: Land & Conservation

Number of Locations: 1

100 Actions for 100% Clean Energy

100 Actions for 100% Clean Energy

Category: Energy

Number of Locations: 1

National Organic Program

National Organic Program

Category: Food

Number of Locations: 1

East Coast Greenway

East Coast Greenway

Category: Transportation

Number of Locations: 1

GLOBALTAP

GLOBALTAP

Category: Water

Number of Locations: 1

Environmental Committees

Environmental Committees

Category: Connections

Number of Locations: 11

Northeast Organic Farming Assocation

Northeast Organic Farming Assocation

Category: Food

Number of Locations: 1

1000 Friends of Connecticut

1000 Friends of Connecticut

Category: Land & Conservation

Number of Locations: 2

Charging Stations

Charging Stations

Category: Transportation

Number of Locations: 579

Home Energy Solutions-Energy Audits in CT

Home Energy Solutions-Energy Audits in CT

Category: Energy

Number of Locations: 3

Solar Development on Brownfields

Solar Development on Brownfields

Category: Energy

Number of Locations: 2

Riverkeeper  -  Shut Down Indian Point Initiative

Riverkeeper - Shut Down Indian Point Initiative

Category: Water

Number of Locations: 1

Composting at Work

Composting at Work

Category: Recycling

Number of Locations: 1

Los Angeles

Los Angeles "No Car Needed" Travel Guide

Category: Transportation

Number of Locations: 1

Live Green!

Live Green!

Category: Connections

Number of Locations: 1

Rain Barrels

Rain Barrels

Category: Water

Number of Locations: 2

 Tour an Earth-Bermed House in Upstate NY

Tour an Earth-Bermed House in Upstate NY

Category: Building

Number of Locations: 1

Habitat’s ReStore

Habitat’s ReStore

Category: Recycling

Number of Locations: 725

Growing Native Seeds

Growing Native Seeds

Category: Land & Conservation

Number of Locations: 2

Proper Disposal of Pharmaceuticals

Proper Disposal of Pharmaceuticals

Category: Water

Number of Locations: 1

Convert Your Car to an Electric Vehicle

Convert Your Car to an Electric Vehicle

Category: Transportation

Number of Locations: 1

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