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Highland Heights Green Task Force

Highland Heights Green Task Force - Serving the Greater Hillcrest Communities & Beyond

Welcome!

At Highland Heights Green Task Force our mission is:

To promote and organize community educational programs and projects with an emphasis on environmentally friendly living. The Highland Heights Green Task Force is a 501(c)(3) non-profit.


What Shade of Green Are You?

What shade of green are you? We all have our different shades of green, some light green, some dark. Regardless of what shade of green you are, you don't have to do it all to have a positive impact on the Earth. Join us to learn more: scroll down to see the 2022 events below.

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The campaign for 2022 is “Climate Change and What We Can Do”

2022 Upcoming Events

Please note: Due to the ongoing Covid19 Pandemic, all Green Task Force Events are subject to change. Please check our website immediately prior to the event.

January 5th - No Meeting - Happy New Year!

Feb 2 – Highland Heights Community Center - Topic, Glass Recycling, Speaker - Jamie Arnold, Owner of Repeat Glass Company

Feb 28 - March 11  – Hazardous Waste Round up - (8-3:30 weekdays and 9-noon Saturdays) - Highland Heights Service Department

March 2  – Bi-Annual HHGTF Business Meeting - Highland Heights Community Center or via Zoom - TBD

March 26  – Community Shred day - Highland Heights Service Department 9am-1pm

April 1-29 – Computer Round Up Collection Program @ Highland Heights Service Department

April 23 – Community Clean-Up Day. 9am _ 1pm. The city will provide more details.

May 4 – Highland Heights City Park Pole Barn - Topic, Impact of Trees in the face of climate change, Speaker: Divya Sridhar, Manager of Climate Resiliency and Sustainability, Cleveland Neighborhood Progress

June 1 – Highland Heights City Park Pole Barn - Green Book Club Reviews

June 13-24  – Hazardous Waste Round up - (8-3:30 weekdays and 9-noon Saturdays) - Highland Heights Service Department

June 26 – Freecycle/E-Waste Drive, 10 am to 3 pm no drop-offs after 2 please. Highland Hts Community Park, Pole Barn.

July 6 – No Meeting - Summer Break

August – Computer Round-Up – all month, Service Department 8am-3:30pm, M-F - Service Department

August 3 – Field Trip - Sims Park Tour and Tour of Completed Water Treatment Plant - Euclid. 2:00p.m. Meet at the water treatment plant. 22201 Lakeshore Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44123

Sept 7 – Highland Heights City Park Pole Barn - Topic - Climate Change and What We Can Do - Speaker Aaron Wilson, Atmospheric Scientist with The Ohio State University. Bring your meal (this will replace our Gazebo Potluck) 6-9pm

Sept 13-25  – Hazardous Waste Collection - M-F, 8-3:30, and 9-noon Saturday - Service Department

Oct. 5 – Movie and discussion night - City of Highland Heights Pole Barn. Movie: "Being the Change, A New Kind of Climate Documentary"

Oct. 29 – Community Shred Day 9:00-1:00 - Service Department

Nov. 2 – BUSINESS MEETING Year-End (Election of Officers)

Dec 7 – HOLIDAY BREAK- NO MEETING

Meetings: Highland Hts Community Center

5827 Highland Road 1st Wed of the month, at 7 PM

*Please make note of special locations for meetings during the Covid-19 Pandemic