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August 6, 2019
7:00 PM
Time Details:
Stamped 8/2/19 @ 9:36 AM
Town Hall
210 Central Street
Hingham, MA 02043
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Cleaner Greener Hingham Committee

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

1. DPW Liaison:
a) Updates from the Transfer Station
b) Plastic Films collection at Transfer Station

2. Education and Implementation of bag bylaw:
a) HMLP August Bill Insert was sent out, any feedback?
b) CGH webpage progress (Andy A)
c) Working with BOH intern on window stickers (Andy A & Stucky)
d) Promotion of reusable bags - farmers market, library cart, newspaper article
e) Work with school PTO Green Committees to promote reusable bags when school resumes
f) Other?

3. Community Outreach/Education in general:
a) Fall newsletter ideas. Can email blast be sent out? (Andy A)
b) Journal article on how Hingham’s recyclables collections being used (Steve C)
c) Facebook Green Tips – planning session continued tonight
d) Update re demonstration boxes at Transfer Station (Stucky J)
e) Sustainability program at Hingham Community Center (Andy)
f) Plastic bag recycling at Transfer Station?
g) What Must I Recycle document needs to be approved by Randy, use parts to update CGH website?
h) Working with Hingham Sports Partnership, Athletic Director and Coaches, and Fall youth sports teams to reduce water bottles (Andy)
i) Recycling and promoting reusable water bottles at schools – work with School Green Teams
j) Harbor Media (Pete)
k) Budget for CGH Committee? (Andy)
l) Other?

4. Updating Committee Goals for 2019 including Resident requests for food waste composting

5. Approval of Minutes of 7/23/19 meeting

6. Welcome to new committee members. Appoint a chair for this year

7. Items not reasonably anticipated 48 hrs. in advance

September meeting date?