Green Notes

Green Notes

This page is dedicated to the belief that every person on this earth can help reduce our carbon footprint. Even the smallest individual effort, when multiplied, can have a positive global impact. The businesses and organizations represented here, have partnered with The Point to share information about their products, services and efforts that promote a healthier, greener planet.



How can you reduce your carbon footprint? Consider commuting alternatives like using the Montpelier, St Albans or Middlebury Link Express between these cites and towns and Burlington or use city busses. Hop on! you'll save money as gas prices rise, plus, you can relax, multitask and there are no parking hassles!

Check routes and schedules at



Chittenden County residents and businesses turn to the Chittenden Solid Waste District for tools, tips, programs, and facilities to help them reduce, reuse, and recycle—as well as manage waste that must be disposed of responsibly. We can help you kick the can—the garbage can, that is!

For more info call our Hotline at 872-8111 or visit



City Market, Onion River Co-op is a consumer cooperative, with over 2400 members, selling wholesome food and other products while building a vibrant, empowered community and a healthier world, all in a sustainable manner. Located in downtown Burlington, VT, City Market provides a large selection of local, natural and conventional foods, and 1,700 Vermont-made products.

Visit or call 802-863-3659