Monthly archive for March 2015

AOAA cleanup aims to put dent in dumping problem

NewsItem.com – BURNSIDE – Springtime at the Anthracite Outdoor Adventure Area (AOAA) means snow melting to reveal flowers, saplings… and garbage. But Operations Director Dave Porzi hopes to put a dent in the illegal dump sites on Northumberland County land April 11 and 12 during the second […]

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Registration open for Great American Cleanup; event planned in York

Wilkes Barre Times-Leader- After a long, cold winter, York County's streets and waterways will be in need of some serious spring cleaning. Participants in the 2015 Great American Cleanup of PA are going to make that happen, one project at a time. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful has announced […]

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Our Opinion: Rid trash from NEPA’s public lands during this spring’s Great American Cleanup

Times Leader-The old joke goes that every newborn in Luzerne County leaves the hospital with two pieces of paper: a birth certificate and a dumping permit. That explains, at least from one silly if cynical point of view, why so many of the area’s urban and rural […]

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Environmental Group Launches Initiative To Help Municipalities Crack Down On Illegal Dumping

90.5 WESA.fm – Litterbugs beware: There might be someone watching you. A Pennsylvania environmental group has launched a new initiative to provide municipalities with the equipment to catch people illegally dumping trash on camera. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, a volunteer-based environmental organization funded by the Pennsylvania Department of […]

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Help clean up area roadways

Thedailyreview.com -Ah, spring. The snow is melting and we look forward to once again seeing that beautiful, green grass. But wait, what's that that was hidden under piles of snow? Bottles, cans, cups, plastic bags, crumpled paper. Litter. You've probably seen the garbage lining the roadways on […]

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Keep PA Beautiful Affiliates Host Tire, HHW Collection Events In 5 Counties

NorthcentralPA.com – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s local affiliates Keep Cambria County Beautiful, Tri-County CleanWays (Butler, Lawrence, Mercer counties) and Keep Washington County Beautiful are holding special collections this spring, sponsored in part by the Department of Environmental Protection’s Household Hazardous Waste/Small Business Hazardous Waste Collection Program. “This program […]

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Keep PA Beautiful Affiliates Announce Clean Up Events In 5 Counties

PA Environment Digest – Local affiliates of Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful are gearing up for 2015 spring clean up events in Bedford, Cambria, Huntingdon, Juniata and Mifflin counties. “From cleanups to special collections, KPB Affiliates are actively building cleaner and more beautiful communities all across the state, “ […]

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Keep PA Beautiful Affiliates Announce Spring Clean Up Events In 5 Counties

NorthcentralPa.com – Local affiliates of Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful are gearing up for 2015 spring events in Bedford, Cambria, Huntingdon, Juniata and Mifflin counties.“From cleanups to special collections, KPB Affiliates are actively building cleaner and more beautiful communities all across the state, “ states Shannon Reiter, President of […]

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Girl Scouts propose cleanup project in Elizabeth

Tribune Review -Junior Girl Scout Troop 51140 has big plans to help clean up Elizabeth. Scouts proposed their project to borough officials at a council workshop meeting this week. The troop consists of 11 Elizabeth Forward School District fourth- and fifth-grader. “Our troop would like to organize […]

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Montgomery Locals March 25, 2015

The Luminary – The first day of spring did not deliver sunshine and warmer temperatures. I am hoping the weather can begin to cooperate with all of the upcoming spring sports and events that are scheduled. The Great American Clean-up of PA is underway over the next […]

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