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Cumberland County to collect used tires

The Sentinel – Cumberland County residents can dispose of car and truck tires at a collection event Sept. 29 in East Pennsboro Township. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required for the event, which will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the township public works facility,

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Attention Teachers! Keep PA Beautiful Invites Schools To Participate In Litter Free School Zone Program

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful invites all educators to check out their Litter Free School Zone Program for the coming school year. This comprehensive program encourages young people to play an active role in protecting and improving our environment through recycling, litter awareness, and community stewardship. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful

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Trash Travels: Join Keep PA Beautiful For International Coastal Cleanup To Keep Our Waterways Clean

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful invites residents, civic organizations and businesses to coordinate a cleanup or join an existing cleanup, as part of the 2018 International Coastal Cleanup.   KPB is proud to coordinate this effort in Pennsylvania. “Our goal this year is to increase participation throughout the state.

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‘Round the Square for July 24, 2018

The Bradford Era – FRESH PAINT: Community groups have one more week to apply for a Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Fresh Paint Days PA grant. The grant provides up to 20 gallons of exterior paint, along with painting supplies, to freshen up a community structure. Eight grants will be awarded,

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Survey: This County has 486 Illegal Dump Sites

Waste 360 – A new survey conducted by Allegheny CleanWays reports that Pennsylvania’s Allegheny County has 486 illegal dump sites. According to the survey, some of the dumps contain 350 tons of trash, including more than 10,000 tires. Most of the sites, however, are much smaller—containing less than

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