During the 1960s, the Naval Research Laboratory worked with the 3M chemical corporation to develop a firefighting solution capable of rapidly smothering petrol-fuel fires.
In honor of their contributions to “green programs” for the Alameda Unified School District (AUSD), the U.S. Department of Education is including both Bay Farm School and Edison Elementary School on this year’s Green Strides Tour.
Bike Walk Alameda and Community Action for a Sustainable Alameda set up a bicycle challenge for Alamedans for the month of September. The city-wide competition aims to see how many everyday trips residents can make by bicycle instead of a vehicle.
The City of Alameda recently announced the winners of the Fourth of July Parade float competition. Winners were announced at a ceremony last week. Mayor Marilyn Ezzy Ashcraft presented the winners with a trophy at the event. Winners were selected by a panel of judges.