Sustainable Communities Network Quarterly Meeting Minutes – December 2015

Sustainable Communities Network of Fox Valley Minutes, December 3, 2015, Outagamie County written by Jim Resick Solid Waste Department Office Present: Aimee Niendorf, Carol Kasimor, Jeanine Knapp, Catherine Neiswender, Chris Miller, Roger Kanitz, Paul Farrell, Jim Resick and Leah Powley. Following tour of MRF, Chris gave report on plastic film and bag recycling project. Cloth […]

Sustainable Communities Network Quarterly Meeting Minutes – September 2015

Minutes of Sept 10th the Sustainable Communities Network Meeting City of Menasha Library September 10, 2015 (Corrected Version) Meeting called to order at 3:00pm by Jim Resick. Members present: Kathy Thunes, Linda Stoll, Roger Kanitz, Jeanine Knapp, Catherine Neiswender, Carol Kasimor. Guests: Steve Steinhoff and Malissa Dietsch, Capital Area RPC Project Updates: Sustainability Indicators Project: […]

Homeowner Energy Efficiency Seminar October 22

Learn what you can do to save money and be comfortable at home!  Event occurs Oct 22 at the Evergreen Credit Union, from 6:15 to 7:15 PM.  Bring your smartphone or tablet with you. Please RSVP to Jeanine at 920-729-2999 by Oct 21st! Learn about:  Home energy use and saving options, Online tools to learn […]

Electronic Recycling Events October 3rd and 17th

A series of three Community Electronic Recycling Events will be held this October. Please click on the title and then the PDF icon to read about the details of these events. Please also note the collection of plastic bags and and household items for St Vincent De Paul’s at different events for your convenience. Anyone […]

Sustainable Communities Network Quarterly Meeting Minutes – June 2015

Minutes of Sustainable Communities Network Winnebago County UW-Extension office, Oshkosh June 4th, 2015 Meeting called to order at 3:00 pm by Jim Resick. Members present: Kathy Thunes, Jeanine Knapp, Kimberly Miller, Roger Kanitz, Linda Stoll, Carol Kasimor, John Conrad and Resick. Roger reported on planned meeting with urban forestry managers, set for June 17, 10:00 […]

Joint Electronics Recycling Events April 25th and May 9th

Joint Electronics Recycling Events from 8 AM to Noon at three locations in Menasha, the Town of Menasha and Neenah. Please note that St Vincent DePaul will be at the City of Menasha and Town of Menasha sites on the 25th where they will be accepting reuseable clothing and household items. See the flyer below […]

FREE Paper Shredding Event at Evergreen Credit Union April 20 – 25th

This service is being provided FREE to the public by Evergreen Credit Union in Neenah to celebrate Earth Day. Find them at 1500 W. American Drive. Documents will be sent off for shredding and recycling at the conclusion of the event. Membership not required. For more information, visit their website:!

Celebrate Earth Day with the Fox Valley Group April 18, 2015

Celebrate Earth Day with the Fox Valley Group April 18, 2015 Join us for an Earth Day hike along the Fox River, starting from the Fox River Environmental Education Alliance (FREEA) (formerly Monte Alverno).  There will be refreshments and activities at Peabody Park.  Then can turn back and enjoy a short hike, or continue on for the […]

Sustainable Communities Network Quarterly Meeting Minutes – December 2014

Minutes Sustainable Communities Network December 4, 2014   Present: John Conrad, Carol Kasimor, Ria Hull, Linda Stoll, Catherine Neiswender, Kathy Thunes, Liz Williams, Jerry Wittman, Roger Kanitz, Jim Resick and Aimee Niendorf.   Roger distributed invoices for SCN website maintenance services. Payments are due by end of year.   Liz reported for tree ordinance group […]

Proposed Get Together of Fox Valley Community Forestry Managers

A small subcommittee of the Fox Valley Sustainability Communities Network (SCN) has been reviewing community ordinances related to the urban forestry currently being practiced in the Fox Valley and elsewhere in the state.   The spread sheets illustrating our findings related to published community ordinances can be found on this website. These are listed as pages […]