Healthy Westford Committee

Meetings


Meetings are generally the first Tuesday of every month.
The location of the meetings vary: be sure to check the most recent agenda.
 
The 1st meeting of the committee was held on May 26, 2016.

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Members





Mission


To support the community members of Westford in improving their personal health and safety and that of their households, public spaces, and ecosystems.

Purpose


The Healthy Community Committee works with a combination of town departments, boards and committees to investigate ways to promote Westford as a healthy community through policies, programs, and infrastructure planning.

Membership referenced a presentation by community health consultant Mark Fenton, and materials for this event (PDF) can be found here as well as on the town's Health Department webpage. Additionally, you can view the results of the 2015 Westford Community Health Assessment (PDF).

Committee Partners


Organizations that have been identified as potential partners to the committee:


Related Information:

2017 RootSkills Conference (New England Grassroots Environment Fund):

http://rootskills.grassrootsfund.org/about.html

Massachusetts Clean Energy Future Tour:

https://malegislature.gov/cleanenergyfuture

Westford Community Composting:

https://www.westfordma.gov/DocumentCenter/View/5248

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RDkX-BQIU-o&feature=youtu.be

Information about Compost (Compost Story by Kiss the Ground):

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bqDQD8cvO5Y

Healthy Kids Coalition:

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLDn5j59RTWJmlC7r8B1dex_1eWsbUH-4K