of Solid Waste Management, Recycling and Clean Communities
mission is to "Think Green" in all decisions we
make for our community and workplace. We will continue to
strive to keep our designation as the #1 Recycler in Cumberland
part of this "Green Initiative" we will strive to
be a leader in demonstrating how to create a more sustainable
way of living in our city. Each day we will reduce waste,
reuse whatever we can, recycle as many materials as possible,
take every opportunity to recycle new materials and react
by preserving our precious natural resources.
will commit to buy locally whenever possible, to use environmentally
friendly cleaning products, and to pass on this commitment
to our residents, businesses and especially our children through
informational materials, presentations and workshops.
will be mindful of and sensitive to the natural environment
in our daily lives. Think locally but react
will strive to create a greener tomorrow . . . one decision,
one person, and one day at a time.
Green, here's how...