********FCCAN Potluck /Silent Auction Fundraiser - December 1st, 6pm********December 1st, 6pm Share great food with great people!! Amazing Silent Auction: Bicycle from the Bike Co-op, Bike Tune-up from Brave New Wheel, Photo restoration by Paul Ostrof (http://www.paulostrof.com/), Bean Cycle Gift certificate, Curiosities gift certificate, gift basket from Happy Lucky’s, Books from Old Firehouse, Fudge from Kilwins, Gift Certificate from…See More
The City of Fort Collins has set up a webpage to address cardboard in the landfill and to solicit input from residents on what should be done about this issue. The Fort Collins Sustainability Group encourages people to visit this webpage, http://www.fcgov.com/recycling/cardboard.php, and ask the City to require that cardboard be recycled. Another way to learn about this problem and provide input is to attend a public open house on…See More
Salon duc Tape – October 12thThe Oil JourneyOn Friday, October 12th, Brian Woodruff of Transition Fort Collins will show “The Oil Journey” and lead a discussion afterward. “The Oil Journey” is intended to inform and spark discussion amongst friends, neighbors, and colleagues about the unique — and often overlooked — role that energy has played in the lives of our family and communities, and where we might be headed. As part of the Transition Movement, Transition Fort Collins seeks to develop…See More
The climate change math is fairly simple: We can burn 565 more gigatons of carbon and stay below 2°C of warming -- anything more than that risks catastrophe for life on earth. The problem is, the fossil fuel corporations now have 2,795 gigatons in their reserves, five times the safe amount. And they’re planning to burn it all, because the industry thinks that their bottom line is worth more than a livable planet like the one we grew up with.All of the climate catastrophes we witnessed this…See More
The Transition Movement is in well over a thousand highly diverse communities across the world - from towns in Australia to neighborhoods in Portugal, from cities in Brazil to rural communities in Slovenia, from urban locations in Britain to islands off the coast of Canada. Many of these initiatives are registered on the Transition Network website.