DID YOU KNOW
Each American produces 4 to 5 pounds of Garbage each day. Ordinance 97-817 Section 20-284 States where you can place your household garbage or your yard waste. In front of your house NOT your neighbors.
Founded in 1977, Operation Green Team was originally known as the Huntsville Madison County Clean Community Office. It is a city-funded organization governed by a volunteer board of directors. Operation Green Team endeavors to make Huntsville a role model for the state, region and Nation in terms of landscape beauty, cleanliness and environmental consciousness.
Operation Green Team is affiliated with Keep America Beautiful, Inc., a national non-profit organization dedicated to improving waste handling practices in American communities. Through this affiliation, Operation Green Team is able to offer curricula that teach our youth how to manage the waste we produce, intelligently and responsibly.
Operation Green Team's Coordinator and mascots are available for appearances at schools, youth and organizational events, or corporate events. Contact our office if you or your group would like to become part of the team.
Huntsville belongs to all of us, and it's up to all of us to Keep Huntsville beautiful.
Cities Leading Dixie Green
Huntsville ranked a top "Green City" Popular Science magazine recognizes nation's best cities for environmental living.
Plastic Mat for Homeless Project
Classes for crocheting used plastic bags to make mats for the homeless will be held on Tuesday, Nov 18 6:30-8:30pm and on Wednesday, Nov 19 9:30-11:30am. Classes are free. Limited number of seats available. Call 256.532.5326 to register or to get more information. MORE DETAILS