Earth Day

An Earth Day Proclamation and Message from Mayor Lioneld Jordan

Take the Pledge

Although our trash-grabber and T-shirt giveaway event is now over, you can still participate in the City’s celebration of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. Visit the following links to create a City of Fayetteville Earth Day pledge for you and your family.

Ways to Make A Difference

While we are practicing safe social distancing, there are many other simple ways we can celebrate Earth Day to make a positive difference in our community:

Visit the City's web page on What You Can Do to Fight Climate Change for some year-round tips on reducing your energy consumption and making earth-friendly choices. 

Visit the Official Earth Day website and learn about their Digital 24-Hours of Action program for 2020

  • Prevent accidental litter. Close dumpster lids when not in use; don’t throw unbagged trash in truck beds; bag all trash placed in curbside pickup cans.
  • Go to the Great Razorback Regional Greenway Cleanup Facebook Page for other simple things you and your household can do. 

Get more information about the City of Fayetteville’s sustainability program.

If you have any questions or would like more ideas on how to get involved please contact Heather Ellzey 479-601-1930.

Have a safe and fun Earth Day!

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Earth Day Proclamation 2020

My Earth Day Pledge 

I (your name) promise to conserve Earth's resources and reduce my waste, and pledge to take the following actions in my life to help protect our world:

  • Plant native trees and pollinator flowers.
  • Turn off the water when I brush my teeth.
  • Turn off the lights, TV, and other electronics when I leave the room.
  • Pick up trash in the park.
  • Take shorter showers.
  • Recycle
  • I will not litter.

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Earth Day Pledge