Check out WENA’s new Sidewalk Buttler in Longfellow Square. We have another at the intersection of Pine and Brackett St. If you are interested in helping WENA put up more of these in our neighborhood, contact us!
When: Saturday, May 14, 9:00 – 11:00AM. Where: Harbor View Park on York Street. We’ll provide bags. Please bring your own gloves and friends!
Pretty soon, you will see two new Sidewalk Buttlers in the West End. The locations are still to be determined, but we are excited to have a means for smokers to dispose of their cigarette butts other than on the sidewalks and … Continued
The community of greater Portland is invited once again to recycle their unwanted electronics at the 4th Annual Community Electronic Recycle Day at USM on April 23, 2016, Woodbury Campus Center Parking Lot, 45 Bedford Street in Portland. This is … Continued
Calling all knitters and crocheters! Lend your needles and hooks to creating a scarf, hat, mittens or socks that will be used to decorate Congress Square Park on Veterans Day, November 11, 2016! The items will be displayed on trees, … Continued
A showing of the the documentary inspired by Naomi Klein’s bestseller “This Changes Everything“. The film explores the need to examine our assumptions about the compatibility of capitalism with a healthy environment. Discussion will follow with experts in the fields … Continued
Christmas trees can be placed curbside for collection on your normal trash day between January 4th, 2016 and January 15th, 2016. If unable to place curbside prior to January 15, please transport your tree to one of three locations listed … Continued
At the September meeting, we began an exercise that asked members for focused, action based feedback about WENA. The approach used is called Start, Stop, Continue. Feedback was collected during the September, October, and November meetings. The results are the … Continued
We are looking for volunteers to help their elderly or disabled neighbors shovel the snow from their sidewalks and pathways. If you are interested or if you need assistance, please contact us.
As part of their regular meeting, the City Council will consider acceptance of the State and High Streets Two-Way Feasibility Study, after hearing public input. This is item #17 of 22 on the agenda that evening.