Free Christmas Tree Recycling Locations

Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree, Whatever shall we do with thee… Please, Please, Recycle Me…

Please Remove all tinsel, decorations and ornaments.

There are free drop-off locations all over our county.

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UPDATE: City Of Eureka Launches Zero Waste Community Baseline Survey

This update reflects the addition of a letter of support for the program from the Mayor of Eureka.

Help the City plan for Zero Waste and be entered in a drawing to win Zero Waste prizes!

Take the survey here.

The City wants you involved the upcoming Zero Waste Action planning process! Residents, non-residents that work here, and frequent visitors are invited to participate via the November 2019 baseline survey.

In a letter to the community, Mayor Susan Seaman says:

“The City’s Zero Waste Action Plan will be a call to action for Eureka citizens and businesses to reduce our community’s waste, currently amounting to six pounds per per person per day…I urge you to join the City of Eureka as we shift our approach to sustainable materials management and Zero Waste prevention strategies by refusing, reducing, reusing, and recycling… Innovative waste reduction initiatives will become a point of pride for Eureka. Individual and business actions can have a measurable impact and as a community, we can make a real difference.”

(To view the letter from the Mayor of Eureka in PDF format about the City’s support for the Zero Waste Action plan, follow this link.)

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Sneak Peek: Clara May Berry Park Grand Re-Opening

We are so excited to be in the final stages of the Clara May Berry Park renovation project.

We have the Clara May Berry Park Grand Re-Opening Dec14 which you can RSVP to (by clicking on the link.)

For now, here are some sneak peek pictures.

Please note this park will NOT be open to the public until December 14th so please refrain from visiting the location until then so staff an finish the final touches.

About the grant that funded this project:

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Adorni Artist of the Month: Mary Ann Testagrossa

Did you know that the Adorni Center displays a local artist each month?

For the month of December, that artist is Mary Ann Testagrossa, who will be displaying her show, “Felines and Florals,” a collection of beautiful linocut prints.

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Open Space Parks and Rec Commission Meetings

The Open Space, Parks and Recreation Commission (OSPR) is a City of Eureka commission that serves in an advisory capacity to the City Council, City Manager, City Staff in matters pertaining to public open space, recreation, parks and landscaped squares and grounds

Meetings times/dates for December and January OSPR meetings are listed below.

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