That: Whereas bottled water is environmentally devastating, and

Whereas bottled water costs approximately 50 times more than city water, and

Whereas Cambridge's water routinely exceeds health and safety standards, and

Whereas the school district and the city have sought to reduce waste and encourage city water consumption over bottled water, and

Whereas the City Council passed an order recognizing this issue on January 28, 2019, be it ordered That the district establish a policy that no district funds may be used to purchase bottled water, and That this policy be communicated to all schools.

School Committee Actions

Action Action Date Reconsidered By Referred to Subcommitee
06/04/2019 Adopted as Amended
09/17/2019 Placed on File
09/17/2019 Removed from Awaiting Reports

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