Dec 5 2018

City of Mansfield: Holiday Grease Roundup - Mansfield (Thru Jan. 7)

Nov 26 2018 - 12:00am to Jan 7 2019 - 12:00am
Environmental Collection Center
616 S. Wisteria St.
Mansfield , TX

Grease clogs your pipes and can even cause sewer backups. Protect your home, city and environment by recycling it during this collection event.

Follow the signs on Wisteria Street and drop off your used cooking oil at the collection station outside the gate by the dumpster.

Oil will be accepted 24 hours, Nov. 6, 2018 through Jan. 7, 2019.

Info: (817) 728-3610, or email Rebecca Sales at

Root & Branch Conference: Why Does Green Look So White in DFW? - Dallas

Dec 5 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
African American Museum of Dallas
3536 Grand Ave
Dallas , TX

A Discussion about Environmental Racism in DFW from the South Side of the River. Participants include:

Al Armendariz

Former EPA Regional Administrator


Cherelle Blazer

Sierra Club/Beyond Coal 


Clarice Criss

Field Manager, Color of Change


Yolanda Blue Horse

Co-founder of the Society of Native Nations in Texas


Kebran Alexander

Chair, NAACP Health Chair


Part of the 2018 Root and Branch Conference. Sponsored by Downwinders at Risk. Co-sponsored by Sierra Club/Beyond Coal.