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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City Of Eureka Launches Zero Waste Community Baseline Survey

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.

Continue reading City Of Eureka Launches Zero Waste Community Baseline Survey

Recology Open House: “Our Waste Revealed” on Nov 10

You are invited to join the City of Eureka and Recology to learn about our community’s waste at a Recology Open House on November 10th from 9am-11am.

The City of Eureka is in the process of developing a Zero Waste Action Plan and this event will serve as an educational and public input opportunity.

A once in a lifetime chance:

You get to join Eureka City Councilmembers to work the recycling line and firsthand experience our communities waste. You will not only get an in-depth understanding of how recycling works, you will also see what doesn’t work! We will also be offering guided tours of the facility.

There will also be presentations by Recology, City of Eureka, and Zero Waste Humboldt on local waste related topics including the City’s Zero Waste Action Plan process. This includes opportunity to provide input on the City’s Zero Waste Action Plan and staff will be available for questions. 

This is family friendly and free to the public. We will also be offering a free pancake breakfast and zero waste activities.

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