Resources

Print
Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option
  • Drive less and walk, bike, or use transit whenever possible.
  • Reduce the amount of time you idle your car.
  • Fill up your gas tank and mow your lawn in the evening.
  • Use air friendly cleaning products (recipes available on the Links page).
  • Use low and zero-VOC paints during construction and remodeling projects.
  • Replace your appliances and light bulbs with their energy saving counterparts.
  • Use power strips so that you can turn the power off to your electronics when they are not in use.
  • Use natural landscaping on your property to minimize the need to mow your lawn.

Bicycling:

Illinois League of Bicyclists has just launched three new bicycle quiz challenges.  Please click on the link below.

    http://www.bikelib.org/

Below are links to articles about why wearing bicycle helmets is important. 

    http://www.trails.com/list_29683_advantages-wearing-helmets-bike-riding.html 

    http://www.trails.com/facts_28312_reasons-wear-bicycle-helmet.html

Other Links: 

Buying Local and Farmer's Market Resource