Bedford is now a NYSDEC Certified Climate Smart Silver Community!
The Town of Bedford has been awarded Silver Status in the New York State Climate Smart Communities program- one of only 10 communities in New York State!
The Power of Trees: A Bedford 2030 Community Forum
Join Bedford 2030 for The Power of Trees: A Community Forum. Learn about the critical role that our trees play in addressing climate change. Take impactful steps to benefit our
The Health Benefits of switching to Electric Lawn Equipment
Americans use ~800 million gallons of gas per year mowing their lawns, producing tons of air pollutants. Lawn equipment emissions went largely unregulated until the late 1990’s. As a result,
Fat and Sassy Goats arrive at the Harvey School
As part of the Rooted Solutions Action Area, Bedford 2030 has worked with the Town of Bedford, the Harvey School, and Fat and Sassy Goats to pilot goat grazing as
Westchester Pollinator Garden Tour
“Bringing native and pollinator-friendly plants into your home garden supports essential ecosystems AND beautifies our communities. Win-win!” – Fiona Mitchell Written by Laura Cunningham, Bedford 2030 Community Engagement Intern. The
Climate Action Mixer Recap
Written by Bedford 2030 Summer Intern Michael Milanes Jr. He will be attending Sarah Lawrence College in the fall. On July 20th, Bedford 2030 held its second annual Climate Action
A trip to CompostEd: The Hows and Whys of Compost
Written by Ariel Lindholm, Bedford 2030 Rooted Solutions Intern Composting is reduces the amounts of land and energy resources used for waste management which harm people and the environment. Incinerators,
Monarch Butterflies and How Bedford Can Help Save Them
Written by Bedford 2030 Intern, Olivia Nero. Read more about all our interns HERE. Olivia is 18 years old and will be majoring in marine biology at the University of
No Mow May
Don’t Mow Your Lawn this May: Help Bees & Local Air Quality The weather is finally getting warm in Bedford! As you get outside and spring yard work begins, we
How to Learn from Weeds
Keeping up with the Greens features your local neighbors sharing how they pursue sustainability in their daily lives. This week: how to learn from weeds.