Long Reach Community Action and Resources for Environmental Stewardship (CARES)
Long Reach CARES aims to educate and enable neighbors to steward our private and shared spaces in sustainable and environmentally-friendly ways. The committee holds and helps with many events throughout the year including sustainable landscaping tours, educational booths at various community events, native plant giveaways, Eastern Bluebird nest box monitoring, village trash clean-ups, pull & plants, bird watching, and more! Visit their page to learn more.

View the upcoming Weed Warrior Events for Fall 2023

View the upcoming Trashy Hour Events

CARES meets as needed. Meetings will be open to the public, but you must contact the village office no later than 24 hours prior to the meeting via email at for any virtual meeting links.

The scheduled FY2024 Meeting Dates are below:

Saturday, October 21, 2023 at 9am. The meeting will be in-person. Meet at the Jeffers Hill Pool.