For Immediate Release - June 28, 2011

Patrick-Murray Administration to Present Green Communities Grants to Easton and Scituate

Media advisory


Officials of the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs' (EEA) Department of Energy Resources (DOER) will congratulate officials from Easton and Scituate for receiving a Green Communities grant to help finance projects that reduce municipal energy use and costs. The two municipalities are among 18 cities and towns selected to share $3.6 million in Green Communities grants, funded through proceeds from carbon allowance auctions under the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI).


DOER Commissioner Mark Sylvia
Green Communities Director Meg Lusardi
Local officials (invited)


Thursday June 30, 2011 10 a.m.


Easton Town Offices, 136 Elm Street, North Easton