Organization: Mass Transit Now Position Title: Grassroots Organizing Fellow Duration: September 2016-November 2016 Schedule: 3-6 hours/week including events during evenings and weekends Location: East King County, Offices in Bellevue Reports To: Calli McDermott, Eastside Regional Director Compensation: Volunteer About the Organization: Mass Transit Now is an once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to create 116 miles of Sound …more about VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY- Mass Transit Now

My First Camping Trip


My First Camping Trip!   This weekend I set out to plan and execute my first camping trip. I’ve been camping before with my family but I had never planned it all myself. I knew I was in for a bit of a challenge. It was difficult to know where to start. First, was doing …more about My First Camping Trip

Volunteer Opportunity: Washington Conservation Corps.


VOLUNTEER DESCRIPTION: CrewmemberPositionKingCounty     We are currently recruiting for a year-long position beginning this October 3rd. WCC is an environmental service and job training program for adults between 18 and 25. There are many WCC locations in Washington State and are sponsored by local organizations. We have four crews that work within King County …more about Volunteer Opportunity: Washington Conservation Corps.

What REALLY happens to my recycling?

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There certainly are a lot of skeptics when it comes to waste. Some think it’s just easier to toss everything into the garbage, which then goes directly to landfill, instead of sorting out each individual piece. It can understandably be a pain sometimes, but it’s definitely worth it. That soda can you just put into …more about What REALLY happens to my recycling?

Unmute the Commute Event!


Join 91.3 KBCS on June 28th at Crossroads Bellevue Farmer’s Market from 1 pm to 3 pm for a fun-filled celebration of public transit and the commuter experience! Hang out on a bus, listen to some music, and hear other’s commuting stories! Featuring live music from The Seattle Women’s Steel Pan Project! ** LIVE MUSIC! ** PRIZES …more about Unmute the Commute Event!

Switching to Ethanol is Easier than Ever


Switching To Ethanol Is Easier Than Ever Submission by Mario Charnell-Delgado (With some caveats) The Problem Crude oil is not a renewable resource, but for most Americans it’s still the only fuel available to them. It’s no secret that our reliance on oil leaves us dangerously exposed to supply disruptions, which have led to major economic …more about Switching to Ethanol is Easier than Ever

Register for ZIMRIDE Ridematch Program this Summer!


Catch a ride this Summer with ZIMRIDE Campus Carpool Program! This quarter, BC’s Office of Sustainability Transportation department launched a very intuitive new ride-match software to help alleviate the pain of commuting. ZIMRIDE ridesharing program by Enterprise is BC’s exclusive host for carpool and transportation management. The new program replaces the previous rideshare program BC …more about Register for ZIMRIDE Ridematch Program this Summer!

Smash that Trash!


Waste Audit Press Release Would you like to reduce the amount of trash that Bellevue College sends to the landfill? Waste audit shows room for im-provement when it comes to discarding items at Bellevue College. On April 21st, a group of students sorted through a massive pile of trash collected from the C Building at …more about Smash that Trash!