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Engaging Residents in Better Recycling: Promotion, Outreach, Education, and Enforcement

Municipal Training Newtown Town Hall

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Engaging Residents in Better Recycling: Promotion, Outreach, Education, and Enforcement

Newtown Town Hall
3 Primrose Street
Newtown, CT 06470

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Check-in beings at 8:30 a.m.


Learn about different recycling promotion and outreach efforts that your towns can utilize to engage residents in better recycling practices. Education and knowledge can inform, but alone, they will not lead to action. Arrive ready to learn and participate in activities and discussion to better how your town approaches recycling.


  • Learn difference between education and engagement
  • Learn tips to using social media to engage residents
  • Learn about various municipal recycling enforcement programs


  • First Selectmen, Mayors, Town/City Managers 
  • Public Safety
  • School Superintendents, School Business Managers, Boards of Education
  • Directors of Public Works
  • Recycling Coordinators
  • Public Information Officers and Communications staff
  • City/Town Clerks
  • Board, Commission, and Committee Members

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Become a Certified Connecticut Municipal Official (CCMO) today! This workshop is good for 3 credit hours of Community Development that can be used towards completing you certification. For more information such as details on requirements and how to get started, please visit


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Sherill Baldwin
Environmental Analyst III
Connecticut Department of Enegery and Environmental Protection (DEEP)

Jennifer Heaton-Jones
Executive Director
Housatonic Resources Recovery Authority (HRRA)

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  • FREE to CCM-Members, (see registration info below)

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