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HP Green Team meeting tonight – at Borough Hall 7:30pm

THE NEXT GREEN TEAM MEETING WILL BE ON Wednesday February 6th at 7:30pm- at HP Borough Hall – all are welcome! The Harrington Park Green Team is a volunteer group of citizens whose goal is to preserve our town’s natural resources and … Continue reading

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What happens to your Christmas tree in HP?

What happens to your Christmas tree in HP? According to Mark Keirnan of the HP DPW, the chipping truck will be making the rounds in January, weather permitting (stopping when it snows). Please leave the trees at the curb, not … Continue reading

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BUY FRESH BUY LOCAL 2018 for Harrington Park, NJ

BUY FRESH, BUY LOCAL, EAT HEALTHY As part of our commitment to Sustainable New Jersey’s buy local program, the Harrington Park Green Team encourages our residents to purchase their produce from local farm stands and farmer’s markets. Here is a … Continue reading

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The Common Meadow Violet (Viola sororia) became the official state flower of New Jersey in 1971! This beautiful perennial grows in preserves, roadsides, damp woods – and sometimes in suburban lawns throughout the state. It blooms from March to June, … Continue reading

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HP 8th graders clean up the school grounds and George St Park – 5/3/18

On May 3rd, 2018, The Harrington Park Environmental Commission (EC) with the help of Bergen County Clean Communities, hosted a cleanup at the Harrington Park School from 12:30-3:30 pm. Each year the graduating 8th grade of Harrington Park School does … Continue reading

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Green Team meeting – Wednesday 5/2/18 at 7:30 pm — all are welcome!

The Harrington Park Green Team was formed in October 2009 by a small group of community members who wished to promote a “more sustainable future for themselves and their community”. The Green Team is committed to developing strategies that will reduce … Continue reading

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32 volunteers made a difference in HP on 4/28/18! Successful cleanup – thank you all!

The 2018 Bi-State Watershed Cleanup took place on the morning of April 28th, 2018 and hundreds of volunteers cleaned up wooded areas and the waters edge through the Hackensack River watershed. In Harrington Park 32 volunteers (adults and children) went … Continue reading

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