This is remarkable! Here’s a link to a video about the lawsuit filed by 21 young people to force the government to create a plan to deal with climate change: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=8&v=6bBFeHwYmVc The trial is scheduled to begin on October 29th, but the government is trying to stop it. See: https://static1.squarespace.com/static/571d109b04426270152febe0/t/5bc8d09fb208fcc2d9b64622/1539887264626/2018.10.18+Press+Release+DOJ+Petition+and+Application+w%2F+SCOTUS.pdf?utm_source=Our+Children’s+Trust+Newsletter&utm_campaign=afd8dbed61-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_10_20_11_53&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_4094e87487-afd8dbed61-116138365… Read More »Youngsters Sue U.S. Government over Climate Change
As many of you know, the town is performing a feasibility study concerning the new high school building. The study process is governed by the Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA), which requires an evaluation of possible alternative sites if a new building may be constructed. The MSBA deadlines are often… Read More »Your Input is Needed Now for New High School Location by Tuesday (10/30)
What is it? The Residential Curbside Composting program is the opportunity for Sharon residents to participate in a curbside pick-up, low-cost, low-maintenance composting program from their home. The program is managed by Black Earth Compost with local assistance from Sustainable Sharon Coalition and the Sharon Public Schools Recycling Program. This program… Read More »Sign-Up Today Residential Curbside Composting Pilot Program!
Summary of IPCC report prepared for Sustainable Sharon Coalition (SSC) Last Monday, the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued a special report entitled SR15. The “one five” refers to 1.5°C, which is the rise in global temperature that we must try to limit ourselves to, or face even… Read More »The Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5ºC