Springfield Office of Public Works http://wuis.org en Earth Friendly Event In Springfield This Weekend http://wuis.org/post/earth-friendly-event-springfield-weekend <p></p><p>The tradition of Earth Day Springfield continues Saturday April 26 with a festival designed to showcase what the city has done to become more "green."</p><p>"The biggest initiatives that Public Works is pushing for right now is cleaning up the city," said Abby Walden with the office.&nbsp; "Whether that's making sure people are getting rid of their trash correctly, recycling...&nbsp; as well as being responsible for how we use our material.&nbsp; For instance, instead of just throwing it away maybe finding a consignment shop or an organization that can use it." &nbsp;</p> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:41:00 +0000 Sean Crawford 23479 at http://wuis.org Earth Friendly Event In Springfield This Weekend