Ridgefield Action Committee for the Environment (RACE)

Ridefield Action Committee for the Environment

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RACE is made up of volunteers and open to all residents who want to help our community live sustainably and be good stewards of the earth.  Serving in an advisory capacity to Ridgefield's First Selectman, our mission is to raise awareness, educate and bring about action for the:

  • responsible use of energy
  • conservation of natural resources, and
  • reduction of waste


  • Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day is Saturday, September 24 from 9 am to 2 pm at Danbury Public Works, 53 Newtown Rd, Danbury.  Click here for details.
  • With the assistance of RACE, the Town of Ridgefield saved energy, money, and reduced carbon emissions in 2015.  Click here for details.