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Earth Day Fort Collins, April 20th

Sustainable Living Association (SLA) hosts Earth Day Fort Collins on April 20th fom 11:00 AM-5:00 PM at the Gardens on Spring Creek, 2145 Centre Avenue, Fort Collins (www.SustainableLivingAssociation.org). Earth Day Fort Collins is a combination of activities and events for the entire family, featuring informational booths and displays, arts & crafts, live music, speakers, local food and a beer garden.  This family focused event is free to the public and attendees are asked to bring nonperishable food items for the Food Bank.During Earth Day, Drive Electric Northern Colorado (DENC) will be hosting a “Ride and Drive” which will give people attending Earth Day the opportunity to get behind the wheel of many of the plug-in electric cars on the market today.

Drive Electric Northern Colorado is a first-of-its-kind initiative aimed at achieving widespread adoption of plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) by businesses and consumers of all walks of life. The initiative (www.DriveElectricNoCo.org), a partnership between the Electrification Coalition, the cities of Loveland and Fort Collins, and Colorado State University, will facilitate the necessary coordination, educational outreach, local business involvement, and infrastructure needed to transform Northern Colorado into a model PEV deployment community.

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