Monthly Archives: October 2016

Trail’s end! Beechwood Park

Trail’s end! Come walk the newly extended trail at Beechwood Park and enjoy the view from one of the two new benches. Thank you to Peter Francis, NVOT senior and Life Scout in Harrington Park Boy Scout Troop 616, for choosing … Continue reading

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Boy Scout Troop 616 and Beechwood Park

Kudus to Harrington Park Boy Scout Troop 616 and their support of the outdoor spaces in Harrington Park! A service project benefiting others is required for achieving the Eagle Scout Rank and our beautiful Beechwood Park has benefited from three Eagle … Continue reading

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Beechwoods Park Trail Work 10/29

Come help build a trail! For his Eagle Project Life Scout Peter Francis of Harrington Park Boy Scout Troop 616 will be refurbishing the existing trail and building a new extension at Beechwoods Park on Saturday October 29th. The trail … Continue reading

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New trees!

Walk through town and you may spot some new trees on town property.  The HP Environmental Commission, with the help of the DPW, has planted two new Oak trees on the edge of the Columbus Street park and two new … Continue reading

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Curbside leaf collection has started

Curbside leaf collection has started. Please rake leaves to the edge of your property, without blocking storm drains, curbs and roadways (and sidewalks!). Please do not include sticks and vegetative waste in the leaf piles as these cannot be vacuumed up. The … Continue reading

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Fall is a great time to start home-composting!

Fall is a great time to start home composting! In just a few weeks, vegetative kitchen scraps, coffee grinds, tea bags, grass clippings, brown leaves, and dead garden plants can be turned into nice crumbly compost! Using an Earth Machine™ composter … Continue reading

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Green Team meeting tonight – 10/5 at 7:30pm

The Harrington Park Green Team is a volunteer group of citizens whose goal is to preserve our town’s natural resources and the quality of life for the citizens of Harrington Park now, and in the future. We are an advisory group … Continue reading

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