Monthly archive for April 2019

Greencastle-Antrim chamber launches cleanup event

Herald Mail-Media -GREENCASTLE, Pa. — The Greencastle-Antrim (Pa.) Chamber of Commerce will organize a 2019 Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania event.“Keep Greencastle Green” will be Saturday, April 27. Bags, gloves and vests will be provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, and Mountainview Reclamation Landfill will offer

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Westmoreland Cleanways plans seasonal cleanups, collections

Trib Live -Ready to tackle that spring decluttering and cleanup? Westmoreland Cleanways and Recycling is issuing reminders and planning several events to help with recycling and beautification efforts. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful will coordinate the Great American Cleanup of PA through May 31, an effort to clear roadways

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Recycling event targets tires, West Nile virus

Trib Live -Area residents can rid themselves of potentially harmful scrap tires at a reduced price on Saturday. Unity-based Westmoreland Cleanways will knock $1 off its normal fees for recycling worn tires in an effort to get them out of backyard scrap piles, where they can fill with rainwater

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Westmoreland Cleanways & Recycling Highlights Upcoming Collection, Cleanup Events

PA Environment Digest –Westmoreland County Cleanways & Recycling this week highlighted several upcoming collection and cleanup events in the county– — April 13: Discount for bringing waste tires to Recycling Center, 113 Innovative Lane (Building F), Latrobe; — April-May: Schedule of Community Cleaning featuring electronics waste collection; — May 4: Celebrate Earth Day

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Pick up roadside litter

The Citizens’ Voice -Editor: Roadside litter and illegal dumpsites in Northeast Pennsylvania do more than spoil the scenery. Those old rubber tires, electronic castoffs and other trash can potentially harbor disease-bearing insects and rodents, as well as slowly leach harmful materials into our soil and streams. The

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Keep PA Beautiful Earns National Recognition From Keep America Beautiful With President’s Circle Award

PA Environment Digest – On March 28, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful announced it had earned national recognition from Keep America Beautiful and received the Diamond State Affiliate President’s Circle Award. The Award was presented at KAB’s recent National Conference in Baltimore. In qualifying for the President’s Circle Award, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful has

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