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Pledge to Keep Englewood Green

Be part of the Excitement! Be part of the Change!

Here are some ideas!!!!

  • Change your light bulbs to CFL or LED
  • Adjust thermostat to save energy 
  • Reduce water heater temperature 
  • Do laundry in cold water
  • Run dishwasher and clothes washer only when full
  • Turn off water when brushing teeth
  • Turn off lights when not in use
  • Use ceramic (not paper or plastic) cups, utensils, plates
  • Use re-usable shopping bags
  • Use discarded paper for scrap paper
  • Walk or ride a bike instead of driving once a week
  • Shop locally to save fuel
  • Buy produce at a Farmer's Market (Englewood's Market will open July 9th!!)
  • Participate actively in the City's weekly home recycling pick-up
  • Take large recyclable items to DPW drop-off center
  • Stop car idling; turn off engine when parked more than 30 seconds
  • Share sustainable living and energy ideas with family and friends