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Keep America Beautiful to Engage Millions of Volunteers, Beautify and Unify Communities through Great American Cleanup

Intrado News Wire – STAMFORD, Conn., March 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Keep America Beautiful®, the nation’s leading community improvement nonprofit organization, will launch its 23rd annual Great American Cleanup® (GAC) on Saturday, March 20, the first day of spring. The GAC, which continues through June 20, will

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Community cleanup program in Chester County underway

Daily Local News – DOWNINGTOWN — A community improvement initiative in Chester County opened to the public on March 1 and will continue through May 31. This annual initiative offers registered participants free trash bags, gloves, and safety vests provided by support from the Pennsylvania Department of

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Westmoreland discount tire recycling event meant to help curb West Nile virus

Trib Live – Westmoreland Cleanways and Recycling is teaming with the Westmoreland Conservation District’s West Nile virus program to offer a discount on tire recycling. The program is meant to help clear away scrap tires before they collect water and become a potential warm-weather breeding ground for mosquitoes

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KPB: Cleanup Your Neighborhood With Help From Pick Up Pennsylvania Initiative

PA Environment Digest Blog – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Pick Up Pennsylvania Community Cleanup Initiative continues in full swing through May 31 offering help to volunteers interested in litter cleanups and beautification projects. This annual initiative offers registered participants free trash bags, gloves, and safety vests provided by

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Lunchtime Lessons: Community Cleanups 2.0 (Free, Virtual)

West Philly Local – Philly’s Spring Cleanup will feel different from the large community events of the Before-Times. So, how can you make an impact in your neighborhood without a big cleanup? Keep Philadelphia Beautiful shares five solo beautification project ideas for Spring (teaser: only one involves

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Lunchtime Lessons: Community Cleanups 2.0

Patch.com – Philly’s Spring Cleanup will feel different from the large community events of the Before-Times. So, how can you make an impact in your neighborhood without a big cleanup? Keep Philadelphia Beautiful shares five solo beautification project ideas for Spring (teaser: only one involves a trash

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Westmoreland Cleanways plans Household Hazardous Waste Collection on April 17

Latrobe Bulletin – Westmoreland Cleanways and Recycling is set to host a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 17, at the Westmoreland Cleanways Recycling Center, 355 Pleasant Unity Mutual Road, Unity Township. Read Entire Article (Subscription Required)

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Falls Twp. Plans To Fight Litter

LevittownNow.com – The Falls Township Board of Supervisors are asking residents to help clean up. During their Monday evening meeting, Supervisors Chairman Jeff Dence called for township staff to work to organize litter cleanups and encouraged residents to put trash in the proper place. Read Entire Article

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Registration open for 1st of 3 hazardous waste collection events in Westmoreland

Yahoo News – Westmoreland Cleanways and Recycling’s Household Hazardous Waste Collection was so popular in 2020 the agency has scheduled three this year, with the first slated April 17. Ellen Keefe, executive director of the nonprofit environmental organization, said the first collection will be 9 a.m. to

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Westmoreland County Scrap Tire Recycling Event Set For April 10

PA Environment Digest Blog – Westmoreland Cleanways and Recycling and Westmoreland Conservation District’s West Nile Virus Program will host a scrap tire recycling event on April 10 from 8:30 a.m. to Noon. Scrap tires can cause pollution problems when the oils and chemicals and heavy metals they

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