Category Archives: Government

On July 19, 2024, the Biden-Harris Administration released the report Mobilizing Federal Action on Plastic Pollution: Progress, Principles, and Priorities, the first comprehensive, government-wide strategy to target plastic pollution at production, processing, use, and disposal. In the report, the federal … Read More

Right now, a Committee of Massachusetts legislators are meeting to finalize the Climate Omnibus Bill. The Committee (Senators Barrett, Creem and Tarr, and Representatives Roy, Haggerty, and Jones) will determine whether the bill includes the amendment to modernize the Commonwealth’s Bottle … Read More

The Newton City Council’s Zoning and Planning Committee will meet on Monday, July 22 to continue its deliberations about the BERDO proposal. The proposed ordinance pertains to existing non-residential buildings that are larger than 20,000 square feet in size. The … Read More

On June 25, the Massachusetts Environmental Justice Legislative Table — a state-wide coalition of environmental justice organizations and their allies— reacted to the Massachusetts Senate’s climate bill. The more than 90-page bill, which was released, debated and approved in less … Read More

What do the state Representatives say about how they will move vital environmental legislation forward? What are their priorities? Listen to the June 20, 2024 Massachusetts State Representative Candidate Forum on Climate and Environment to learn their approach to working … Read More

Wednesday, June 26 at 10:30am. Church on the Hill (140 Bowdoin St., Boston). Join us in support of a critical climate justice issue alongside our Green Justice Coalition allies to fight for Project Labor Agreements in Massachusetts that ensure family-sustaining … Read More