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Transition Howard County is part of the international Transition movement that is focused on making communities more resilient.
We are looking at all aspects of local sustainability and have formed committees for several areas. Click on the links in the navigation bar on the left to learn more about what we are doing in those areas and how you can get involved.  Learn more about Transition Howard County and how you can be part of the solution.  Check out the Infographic on Transition.

 
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Upcoming Event!   

Transition Howard County is turning 3!  We are celebrating our 3rd anniversary on January 10th from 2 - 5pm in a private home in Ellicott City.  This will be a zero waste potluck so please bring a dish to share along with a plate and utensils.  You are welcome to bring friends, neighbors or family.  For more information or to RSVP, please email transitionhoco@gmail.com.  

Recent Events!

Our forum on Changing Landscape: Observations from Space was a big success. Many thanks to Howard Community College and all of the speakers and presenters. The Forum was an educational event for the general community that focused on changes in the urban, agricultural, forests landscapes, and the Chesapeake watershed resulting from development and climate change. Click here for more information on the forum. 
 
The 3rd Annual Howard County Green Homes Now! Tour was on October 4th and 5th.  We hope you were able to tour some of the homes to see how others are living more sustainably.  Click here for more details!

Transition Howard County (Transition HoCo) became the 144th officially recognized Transition Initiative in the United States and is the first official Transition Initiative in Maryland. 

Transition HoCo is now part of the national Transition US movement that provides inspiration, encouragement, support, and networking, committed to building resilience across a wide range of social needs such as food, water, health, economics, and energy.  The national Transition movement is in close partnership with the Transition Network, a United Kingdom based organization, that supports the international Transition movement as a whole.  The international Transition Network provides a global platform for expressing and exchanging ideas and projects that demonstrate Transition principles.