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Resident Race to Zero Waste Challenge Feb 6-12 2022

The City's Sustainability department has announced "The Resident Race to Zero ​Waste Challenge" in partnership with the non-profit Live Zero Waste​ (https://livezerowaste.org/)

From Sunday February 6th through Saturday February 12th 2022, participants will work ​to produce no trash or recycling for the entire week. You'll be led through daily lessons on ​​living zero waste in Ann Arbor, ​​gain access to waste reduction and circular economy resources, ​​be entered to win prizes, and receive discounts at ​​zero waste businesses around town! Registration is free and automatically enters you in a drawing to ​​win a gift basket from local businesses. ​​

You can register for the challenge and learn more at:


More information is available on the City's website: