For Immediate Release - May 20, 2011

Patrick-Murray Administration to Present Green Communities Grants to Watertown, Dedham, Milton and Winchester

MEDIA ADVISORY

What:

Officials of the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) and its Department of Energy Resources (DOER) will congratulate officials from Watertown, Dedham, Milton and Winchester for receiving a Green Communities grant to help finance projects that reduce municipal energy use and costs. The four 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).

Who:

Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency Frank Gorke
DOER Green Communities Division Director Meg Lusardi
Local legislators
Town officials

When:

Tuesday May 24, 2010 11 a.m.

Where:

Watertown Administration Building, Town Council Chambers, 149 Main Street, Watertown