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March 4, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Recycling and Environmental Resource Center - Tour starts in the Interpretive Area next to the Exchange Zone.
Free Public Tours of the City of El Cerrito Recycling and Environmental Resource Center for individuals and small groups. Please contact us for more information via email.
Larger group tours can be scheduled - fee applies.
March 7, 2020, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Baxter Creek Gateway Park
Join volunteers and City staff in removing invasive species and restoring native habitat in this jewel on the Ohlone Greenway. Questions? Contact staff at 510-559-7685 or by email at email@example.com.
March 7, 2020, 11:00 AM @ El Cerrito City Hall
Arbor Week is March 7-14 and El Cerrito has been designated a Tree City USA!! Celebrate both at a ceremonial flag raising and tree planting. All are welcome.
March 8, 2020, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Meet on Hill Street at the Ohlone Greenway
Join El Cerrito's Green Teams as we clean up the northern entryways to town. Keep trash from polluting our creeks and the bay, and help present visitors with a positive first impression of our city. Wear a hat and bring water. All ages welcome (under 18 with guardian). Sign up to volunteer or simply show up.
March 10, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ El Cerrito City Hall
The Environmental Quality Committee meets at City Hall on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 7:00 pm. Click on the link to the right for more information about the EQC.
Meeting agendas are typically available at least 3 days prior to the meeting. An icon will appear in the lower right corner of this page when the agenda for this meeting is available for download.
March 14, 2020, 9:00 AM - March 20, 2020, 4:30 PM @ The Recycling Center
Free compost made from your yard waste and food scraps. El Cerrito residents and businesses only. Bring proof of residency and containers. Limit of 5 cubic feet per household. Available while supplies last.
March 15, 2020, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ El Cerrito City Hall
This event has been postponed indefinitely to help prevent spreading the Corona Virus . The close social proximity required with hands on pruning instruction is not advised at this time.
For information regarding the rescheduling of this workshop and other City of El Cerrito Urban Forest Committee education events, please see the City website or sign-up to receive the Green Happenings newsletter here: https://www.el-cerrito.org/134/Greener-El-Cerrito
Celebrate Arbor Week and El Cerrito's designation as a “Tree City U.S.A.” Come to a Small Tree Care Workshop at which participants will receive training on small tree maintenance with a classroom session followed by hands-on practical applications led by Certified Arborists. Workshop is free; advance registration required at www.el-cerrito.org/treecare.