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Garbage Survey, Workshops

Posted by Len Gilbert on January 3, 2017

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City of Piedmont

NEWS RELEASE
For More Information:
Jennifer Gavin, Associate Planner
jgavin@ci.piedmont.ca.us
510-420-3054

“Community Participation Sought for Procurement of Solid Waste Services”

PIEDMONT, CA – Community members are invited to participate in two workshops to help assist the City of Piedmont in securing quality garbage, recycling, and composting services. Community input is sought to determine the most appropriate garbage and recycling services for Piedmont customers, and to assess the community’s opinion of the current solid waste service offerings. The goal of this effort is to reduce waste sent to the landfill while continuing to provide quality services to the Piedmont community.

 

Workshop #1
Date: Friday, January 20th
Time: 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Community Hall, 711 Highland Avenue

Workshop #2
Date: Thursday, February 2nd
Time: 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Veteran’s Hall, 401 Highland Avenue

In addition to participating in the workshops, you can help Piedmont provide you with quality solid waste services by participating in this community survey:
www.surveymonkey.com/r/piedmontcommunity or
Paper versions of the survey will be available at the Public Works Counter at City Hall.

To learn more about solid waste services in Piedmont visit: www.ci.piedmont.ca.us/recycling-waste.sh…
For more information on the current procurement effort, please contact Associate Planner Jennifer Gavin at jgavin@ci.piedmont.ca.us or call 510-420-3054.

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Piedmont’s 50th Independence Day Parade!

Posted by Len Gilbert on July 3, 2015

50 years, come out and enjoy the parade, pancake breakfast, the block parties, and more. Piedmont Connect, the Piedmont Baseball-Softball Foundation, bagpipers, and more! The scouts are also selling pies that look amazing.

Learn more

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Piedmont Connect: A Piedmont Water Conservation Showcase

Posted by Len Gilbert on April 13, 2015

Are you…

Wondering how to alter your landscape to stay beautiful with less water?

Wanting to know how to get paid to lose part or all of your lawn?

Thinking about greener energy use like solar or an electric vehicle?

Worried by what you hear about bees and other pollinators and want to help?

We can help with all this and more at the….  

April 22nd
Piedmont Water Conservation Showcase

A Family Friendly Event

Wednesday, April 22 (Earth Day) 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. (Open House)

Piedmont Community Hall, 711 Highland Avenue

Sponsored by: Piedmont Connect, PMS Green Team, PHS ASB, League of Women Voters, EBMUD, StopWaste

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Piedmont Holiday Tree Lighting

Posted by Len Gilbert on December 2, 2014

The Piedmont holiday tree lighting is Wednesday, December 3rd at 7pm at the Piedmont Community Center.

2014 Piedmont Tree Lighting - Come to the Piedmont Holiday Tree lighting on Wednesday, December 3rd at 7pm at the Piedmont Community Center.

Image from the Piedmont Beautification Foundation. PBF works with the city to identify and fund projects that enhance our parks and public spaces.

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Piedmont Center for the Arts Events

Posted by Len Gilbert on October 29, 2014

This weekend — The 2014 Juried Art Show Exhibition’s Opening Reception is on Saturday, November 1, 5:00-8:00 pm.  All are welcome to come celebrate this exciting show.

Author Talk on Saturday, November 8th.  Dr. Laura Basha to discuss her latest book “The Inward Lookout” starting at 5:00 pm.

Introducing a Speaker Series:  The first speaker event will feature Kobi Ledor an expert on the artist Picasso on Friday, November 14th, starting at 5 pm. Come learn something about this amazing artist, have a glass of wine.  FREE event.  

Berkeley Symphony Chamber Concert Series #2 will be held on Sunday, November 9th at 5 pm.  Fantastic line up of musicians performing.  Such a unique opportunity to hear amazing music right in Piedmont.

Galleries open Saturdays and Sundays 12 noon-3 pm

More info at www.PiedmontCenterfortheArts.org 

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