PSS: a fairly green fair

ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, TROY COMMUNITY MEMBERS AND SEVERAL STUDENTS GATHERED for the Troy Rehabilitation and Improvement Program and Rensselaer County Housing Resources Green Fair at the Greene Island Bridge in downtown Troy. There were booths with information on composting, solar panels, Troy Bike Rescue, and much more. There was also an electronics waste facility with a truck to which people could bring their household electronic waste for disposal. Food scraps for composting could be brought, along with used clothes and books for reuse. Many vendors and volunteer groups, from Pfeil Hardware and Paint to the League of Women Voters in Rensselaer County to Frear Park Conservancy were present.