Publications and Documents

Earth Day / Stash The Trash 2013

April 20, 2012, 11 am – 3 pm — Louis Engel Waterfront Park
Download the Vendor Registration Form and Contract…

Download the 2012 Earth Day event flyer (PDF) for easy viewing and printing…


Ossining Climate Action Plan:

Download the Ossining Community Climate Action Plan [FINAL DRAFT]
[Updated FINAL DRAFT 02/10/12]

The Plan is based upon the Green Committee’s work over the course of 2010-11 and outlines steps for environmental initiatives that the Committee can take on in the future.

Detailed Ossining Measures -Transportation Sector

Detailed Ossining Measures – Energy Sector

Detailed Ossining Measures – Water Resources Sector

Detailed Ossining Measures – Waste Sector


Curbside Recycling Guide – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle (Westchester County)

Download and print “Stormwater Management – Did You Know” flyer for handout and reference…

Sustainability Action Plan – Review of Other Municipalities [PDF, 112KB]

Review the Planning Department’s initial work, the baseline inventory date for the town and village, and information from the county’s Global Warming Task Force, to help educate us on how to create a community plan and to guide our work.

Westchester County Global Warming Action Plan – A guide to help sectors reduce emissions and become more efficient.

Greenburgh Climate Action Plan

Bedford Climate Action Plan

The Westchester Action Plan (Action Plan) lays out a comprehensive, integrated, community-wide plan to translate leadership and vision on climate change and sustainable development into workable strategies that can generate practical actions for all sectors; county and municipal governments, educational institutions, businesses, and households.


Ossining Town and Village – Municipal Archive

Download the CSC Mid-Hudson Profile of the Town of Ossining – March 2013

The Climate Smart Communities (CSC) program is a New York State initiative to help local communities reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions , prepare for effects of climate change and save taxpayers money. The program is designed to address 10 focus areas, or “pledge elements,” outlined in the CSC Pledge: http://www.dec.ny.gov/energy/53013.html.

ICLEI Membership & Cities for Climate Protection
[Ossining Town Board Meeting 05/26/09, Resolution J]

Climate Smart Community Pledge
[Ossining Town Board Meeting 06/09/09, Resolution J]


Sheldrake Environmental Center Master Composter & Recycler Program (MCRP)
Download MCRP Application [MSWord Doc]

To register for the courses, scheduling@sheldrakecenter.org.
For more information email Jennifer Jensen at westcesterMCRP@gmail.com.