Peter Wirth http://waer.org en Calling Attention to Climate Change for Earth Day http://waer.org/post/calling-attention-climate-change-earth-day <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Central New Yorkers might see some new billboards and other messages next week urging people to think of the consequences of climate change and to do something about it. &nbsp; Local organization Greening USA is launching an advocacy campaign on Earth Day to raise awareness about the impact of climate change. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:23:12 +0000 Scott Willis & Ashley Siu 17083 at http://waer.org Calling Attention to Climate Change for Earth Day Community Beautification Project Enjoys 11th year Growing Far out of Westcott Area http://waer.org/post/community-beautification-project-enjoys-11th-year-growing-far-out-westcott-area <p></p><p></p><p>Community volunteers gathered at the Westcott Community Center&nbsp;this weekend to continue a special project that's grown to other neighborhoods.&nbsp;</p><p>The Westcott Bulb Project provides thousands of the bulbs every year as part of a beautification effort that also builds community between neighbors. This year, the group gave away “thirty-six hundred” bulbs.</p><p>Project Founder Peter Wirth says that since its start in 2003, the project has become much more than a way to brighten up gardens at the end of the winter.</p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 16:08:53 +0000 Chris Bolt & Hannah Warren 8958 at http://waer.org Community Beautification Project Enjoys 11th year Growing Far out of Westcott Area