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Mount Vernon Group
Sierra Club
Welcome! We're the largest local Sierra Club group in Virginia, with more than 3,700 members in the cities of Alexandria and Falls Church, Arlington County, and parts of Fairfax and Prince William counties. The Group's elected volunteer leaders work with interested Group members and state and national Sierra Club staffers to organize campaigns for clean energy, smart growth, public transportation, open space conservation and more. Join us!
VOTE Election Day Tuesday, November 4th!
The Sierra Club Virginia Chapter endorses Alan Howze for Arlington County Board! Read the endorsement.

Sierra Club endorses the following candidates for U.S. House of Representatives in Fairfax County:
  • District 8: Don Beyer for Congress
  • District 11: Gerald Connolly for Congress
  • District 10: John Foust for Congress
Sierra Club urges Fairfax County voters to vote YES on Fairfax Transportation Bond
Moving Northern Virginia Forward on Climate Change Presentations
On October 1st the Energy Managers from the City of Alexandria and Arlington and Fairfax Counties joined a forum to talk about what their jurisdictions are doing in the area of energy efficiency. Here are the presentaions from that forum.
solar Mount Vernon Group's weekly activist meeting -- Come have fun. Meet new people. Save the planet. Volunteer for your local Sierra Club every Wednesday night at 7 pm.
mosaic Reduce your carbon footprint AND benefit the Sierra Club at the same time! The Sierra Club and Mosaic Power are rolling out a FREE hot water heater optimization program that reduces carbon emissions by as much as 1.5 tons per year for EACH water heater! Learn more about this great program!
wind Join us for an author talk and book signing of VirginiaClimate Fever on Thursday November 6th.
iphone Sign up to receive the Mount Vernon Group's online newsletter. It's the best way to stay informed and involved with the latest environmental news, information, and action alerts from local and national Sierra Club.
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