Hands-on Sustainable Living Classes at Pima Community College

By Wendy Sweet In just a day, you can learn to harvest rainwater, bake in an outdoor earthen oven, or build an adobe or straw bale home. In other words, in just a few hours you can learn how to live in harmony with nature. All this and more is available right here at Pima… Continue reading »

Sun City Vistoso residents show you “can” make a difference

By Wendy Sweet If your neighborhood or organization is looking for a way to help the environment and make money, here’s a way you “can” achieve both goals – just by recycling your aluminum cans! While many of us recycle our cans through our waste hauler, Sun City Vistoso in Oro Valley has taken recycling… Continue reading »

Sun Tran Commits to Clean Air

By Wendy Sweet There’s an easy way to help decrease traffic congestion and air pollution in Tucson – ride the bus! Did you know 100 percent of Sun Tran’s 203 buses are powered by cleaner burning fuel? Tucson’s public transportation system began converting to cleaner burning fuel back in the 1990’s with the use of… Continue reading »