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2018 Beacon Earth Day

We had another successful city-wide Earth Day cleanup and celebration with well over 100 volunteers at 9 locations and 10 businesses that donated resources for a beautiful BBQ. 

Special thanks to:

  • Mark Price and the Recreation Department 
  • Key Food
  • Beacon Natural Market
  • Culinary Institute of America
  • Barb's Butchery
  • Hudson Valley Brewery
  • Drink More Good
  • Dave Merrill
  • Fishkill Farms
  • Glazed Over Donuts
  • Arm of the Sea Theater

And huge thanks to our volunteer site organizers:

  • Beacon Historical Society
  • Mountain Tops Outfitters
  • Zero to Go
  • Beacon Greenway Trails Committee
  • Hudson Valley Hikers
  • Conservation Advisory Committee 
  • Friends of Beacon Dog Park
  • Friends of Fishkill Ridge

More information and sign up here


On October 23rd, 2017 we hosted a community forum for Beacon residents to share their ideas related to the environment, conservation, and sustainability. Over 30 people attended and 16 people spoke. Read the event summary here.

All residents, including community organizations, elected officials, and city council candidates are welcome to speak and share their views, their concerns, their vision, and their work towards creating a more environmentally conscious city. Anyone can sign up to speak for a couple of minutes about related topics. 

RSVP on Facebook or email us 


Beacon Earth Day Cleanup a Success! 

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Twelve businesses donated resources and over 60 volunteers came together to cleanup 7 locations across Beacon, culminating with an outdoor BBQ with music and plenty of high spirits - see photos below. Many thanks to everyone for their time, energy, and resources. We're already looking forward to 2018!

Special thanks go to: