WASTE GROUP MINUTES- BOTTLED WATER

Date: 
February 17, 2010

MEETING MINUTES:

2/2/10

22 members.

 

BRIEFING ON LAST MEETING:

 

ENERGY:

-      Discussed grant money for Green Bikes Program

-      Wes Norton abroad. What can we do? --> LouiseGava will get back to us.

WASTE:

-      "Waste Awareness Week"

TRANSPORTATION:

-      Idling policy

-      Tomorrow talking to conservation council.

 

NEW IDEAS:

-      Make our own money, instead of relying ongrants.

-      MAKE A WISH Solar concert?

-      Grocery bags from 2009? Where are they?

-      Semester-long bike rentals. à Silas and Alex are onit.

-      Awareness about bus to POTSDAM!

-      Bike lane+ Racks downtown.

 

WASHING AND DRYING MACHINES:

-      Cold water washing detergent

-      Louise

 

TOWN HALL MEETING:

-      Make our presence known

 

KILLI O'Pub:

-      How can we reduce our bottled water consumption?

-      Cans instead of bottles.

 

PUBLIC EVENTS:

-      Movie grant for next fall.

-      Solar-powered concert.

 

 

GROUPS:

-      New groups based around projects!

1)  Public Advocacy

2)  Waste

3)  Transportation

 

ENDOWMENT:

-      Get information from Ryan

-      Mary: "green option" for calling all saints.

-      Send Ryan an email-What can we do while you'regone?