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Aleppo plans Earth Day cleanup

Sewickley Herald – Last year, 22 people collected 45 bags of trash during Aleppo Township’s Earth Day cleanup, and about 90 people volunteered to plant 1,000 trees at Bouchard Family Park. The events will occur again this year, beginning at 9 a.m. April 27, and organizers hope

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Volunteers needed for cleanup effort Saturday

Daily Collegian – CURWENSVILLE — A project that has been held in Curwensville for the past several years has been expanded to surrounding municipalities. Curwensville Area Revitalization Entity is sponsoring a cleanup event Saturday, April 27, beginning at 9 a.m. for Curwensville and Grampian boroughs and Bloom,

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Rep. Bridget M. Kosierowski plans regional spring cleanup

The Abington Journal – TAYLOR — State Rep. Bridget M. Kosierowski, D-Lackawanna, has announced her plans to host a regional spring cleanup event aimed at removing litter and winter debris from roadsides, creeks, riverbanks, parks and recreation areas Saturday April 27. It continues a tradition begun by

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Keep PA Beautiful Recommends Comprehensive Strategy For Reducing Litter, Illegal Dumping

PA Environment Digest -On April 17, Shannon Reiter, President of Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, appeared before a joint meeting of the House Tourism and Recreational Development and Transportation Committees for an informational meeting on anti-litter initiatives and their impact on tourism.Some key findings and recommendations outlined in her testimony were– — KPB identified over 6,000 illegal

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Supermarkets ramp up sustainability push

SN Supermarket News – On Earth Day 2019, supermarket retailers highlighted efforts to promote environmentally friendly practices in their operations and communities. Aldi U.S. said Monday that this year it aims to add 100 more stores with hydrofluorocarbon (HFC)-free refrigeration systems. “Aldi is deeply committed to reducing

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Earth Day in Ellwood City

Ellwood City Ledger – Kaden, 8, and Kota Olinger, 6, take a litter quiz with the help of Jerry Zona of Tri-County Cleanways during an Earth Day celebration Saturday at Ewing Park in Ellwood City. [Sally Maxson/For ECL] Read Entire Article

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Volunteers tackle cleanup along Raccoon Creek for Earth Day

The Times – MONACA — In celebration of Earth Day on Monday, Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania partnered with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, a community-cleaning nonprofit, to organize a Beaver County cleanup and beautification event. The effort was part of the nonprofit’s 2019 Great American Cleanup of PA initiative.

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