Tag Archives: conservation

Save on Energy Efficient Appliances During State’s Energy Star Sales Tax Holiday

During Memorial Day weekend, Texas shoppers get a break from state and local sales and use taxes on purchases of certain energy efficient products. The 2017 ENERGY STAR sales tax holiday begins at 12:01 a. m. on Saturday, May 27 and ends at 11:59 p. m. on Monday, May 29. The products qualifying for…

State Honors Mansfield ISD for Innovative Energy Efficiency Program

Mansfield ISD’s energy efficiency program was recognized by the Office of the Governor and The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality with their Innovative Operations/Management award, the state’s highest environmental honor given by the commission. MISD is the only school district in Texas to earn this distinction at the 25th annual Texas…

Learn and Grow Fair

Get ready for Spring at the Learn and Grow Fair! Saturday, March 3 from 9 a. m. – 12 p. m. at Southwest Branch Library. Learn about ways to beautify your landscape that will also save water, time and money.  Master Gardeners will teach classes on vegetable gardening, lawn management during drought, use of native…