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e4 Home at the Palm Beach Home Show

e4 Home at the Palm Beach Home Show

e4 Home at the Palm Beach Home Show

Get Ready to Ride!

WPB Bike to Work Week, March 9-13

If you live or work in West Palm Beach, ride to work during this week, log your rides and register to win prizes!

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e4 Home coming March 20-22

Join us and see how you can make your home more energy and water efficient!

 

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Mayor Announces New City Vehicle Anti-Idling Policy

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Government Fleet

The City of West Palm Beach, Fla., has implemented a policy banning idling of city utility vehicles for more than five minutes. The new rule covers hundreds of vehicles across the city and is expected to reduce emissions and save money.

Several months of analysis shows the new rule will save tens of thousands of taxpayer dollars. These savings are expected to multiply when the new policy is also extended to other city departments. West Palm Beach Mayor Jeri Muoio announced the policy on Nov. 24.

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SWA Soiree – April 11

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WPB Trees – Coming Soon

TreesWPB_Logo_v10 croppedThe Mayor’s Office of Sustainability has embarked on a 10 year/10,000 tree project to increase the canopy of the West Palm Beach urban forest as part of the implementation of the “Rethink Paradise: West Palm Beach Sustainability Action Plan”. To do this, the City will provide free or reduced priced trees to the residents and businesses of the City. Trees will be distributed minimally in 3 gallon pots and ready for planting. Planting and care instructions will be provided with each tree. Trees to be awarded will be Florida Friendly species.

For example: Switch to paper free Public Utilities Water billing and receive a free tree.  Shade, cool and Beautify your home or business. Paper free services save energy and natural resources. Sign up for paperless billing at wpb.org/utilities/paperless-billing/. More information on this new Sustainability initiative coming soon…

Why Plant Trees?

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