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National Take Back Initiative – for unused or expired medications

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

got drugsThe National Take Back Initiative (Pill Take Back) is Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 10 am- 2 pm. The three locations are:

1. West Palm Beach Police Department located at 600 Banyan Blvd

2. West Palm Beach Fire Station #2 located at 4301 S. Dixie Hwy

3. Palm Beach Outlet Mall Police substation located at 1751 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd (use the Congress Ave entrance, it is across from the Chase Bank)

This is a collaborative effort with state and local law enforcement agencies focused on removing potentially dangerous controlled substances from our nation’s medicine cabinets. A national take- back day will provide a unified opportunity for the public to surrender expired, unwanted, or unused pharmaceutical controlled substances and other medications to law enforcement officers for destruction. This one day effort will bring national focus to the issue of pharmaceutical controlled abuse. The program provides an opportunity for law enforcement, prevention, treatment, and the business community to collaborate and establish a safe collection site for all.


Mayor Muoio Proclaims April ‘Water Conservation Month’

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

 

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Water Conservation Month Proclamation 2014

“The City of West Palm Beach, Florida is calling upon each citizen and business to help protect our precious resource by practicing water saving measures and showing our commitment to save water by joining me in the Wyland Foundation National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation.”

Sign up at www.mywaterpledge.com from April1 -30, 2014.

Check to see how we are doing!

 

 

 

 

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Water Savings Incentive Program 2014: Toilet Voucher

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

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Information and Application.

 

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e4 Climate Leadership Training

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

The e4 Climate Leadership Training was a great success! About 55 particpants learned more about Climate Change and Leadership. Thank you CLEO Institute!

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Edible Water Bottles?

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

This edible water blob could replace plastic bottles by Bryan Nelson, Mother Nature Network

“The Ooho ‘water bottle’ is a gelatinous blob that allows you to have your bottled water (minus the plastic) and eat it too.”

Read more

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Photo: Rodrigo García González, Guillaume Couche and Pierre Paslier/Ooho

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