Beacon Journal staff

GREEN: Mayor Dick Norton is accepting letters of interest from residents and members of the business and nonprofit community interested in being part of the city's first sustainability task force.


The five-member group will be charged with developing recommendations for policies and practices that improve Green's environmental stewardship and foster a culture of sustainability.


"I am looking for individuals who can help us define what being sustainable looks like for Green," Norton said.


Those interested should submit a brief letter stating his/her experience regarding sustainability and how that experience can assist the city by Sept. 10. Mail to: Mayor Dick Norton, P.O. Box 278, Green, OH 44232.


For more information, contact Sarah Haring, community development administrator, at 330-896-6614 or sharing@cityofgreen.org.