1. Environment

Green Team

Green Team Volunteer Spotlight – Helion Lodge

May 30, 2024 Click to view Green Team Volunteer Spotlight – Helion Lodge

Helion Lodge, the oldest Masonic lodge in north Alabama, describes itself on its website as “a beacon of light, illuminating the path of self-improvement, moral growth and benevolence.” With such a DNA, it only makes sense that the lodge would be longtime volunteers with Green Team’s Adopt-a-Spot program. While the organization supports such community efforts as the annual Mayor’s Tree Planting Day, the University of Alabama in Huntsville’s Suicide Prevention Fundraising [more]

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Plan a hike – June 1 is National Trails Day

May 29, 2024 Click to view Plan a hike – June 1 is National Trails Day

Whether you are a frequent hiker or a first-timer, National Trails Day is a great time to enjoy nature and explore Huntsville’s amazing trails at Hays Nature Preserve, Goldsmith Schiffman Wildlife Sanctuary and Land Trust of North Alabama. Held the first Saturday each June, National Trails Day is designed to encourage people to discover trails, become active on trail issues and share an excitement for the outdoors. Green Team Manager (and [more]

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Future looks bright for Green Team’s Green Ambassador program

May 29, 2024 Click to view Future looks bright for Green Team’s Green Ambassador program

The celebration culminating the successful first year of Green Team’s Green Ambassador program acknowledged more than just past achievements. It looked to the future, too. As Green Team introduced a curriculum in Huntsville schools designed to raise awareness about taking care of the world we live in, that introduction eyes continued growth of the program. Lily Neal, left, and Alexa Park display their Green Leader awards received at the Green Ambassador Awards [more]

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City of Huntsville offices to close for Memorial Day

May 22, 2024 Click to view City of Huntsville offices to close for Memorial Day

City of Huntsville municipal offices will close Monday, May 27, for Memorial Day. This includes Animal Services, Public Transit (Orbit and Access) and Municipal Court. City offices will reopen at 8 a.m. Tuesday, May 28. Garbage Collection: Residential collection will be delayed one day the week of May 27-31. Residents should leave carts at the curb until they are collected. Parks & Recreation: All facilities are closed except splash pads, which will be open from [more]

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Green Team celebrates first year of Green Ambassador school program

May 16, 2024 Click to view Green Team celebrates first year of Green Ambassador school program

Green Team celebrated its first year of the Green Ambassador Program by honoring students and teachers at its inaugural awards ceremony at the Jaycee Building in John Hunt Park. The program recognized honorees for their dedication and commitment to environmental education and other sustainable initiatives. Schools were commended for recycling programs, building community gardens, outdoor education, upcycled art and hydroponics along with other education curriculum. “When we started the Green Ambassador program, [more]

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Contact
  • Phone:

    256-532-5326

  • Address:

    Green Team Office

    3242 Leeman Ferry Rd. SW

    Huntsville, AL 35801

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  • Email:

    Green.Team@huntsvilleal.gov

    Green Team

  • Hours:

    Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.