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Cambria County to host collection days

Altoona Mirror – Residents looking to dispose of appliances and tires will soon be able to complete their spring cleaning in an environmentally-safe way. The Cambria County Conservation District and Keep Cambria County Beautiful, in addition to area municipalities, are hosting two local collections in April and

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Pittsburgh Street Stewards seeks volunteers to redd up the city

Next Pittsburgh – Every time Megan O’Malley picks up a piece of trash, she feels a sense of pride. In January, the North Side resident launched Pittsburgh Street Stewards (PSS), a volunteer organization dedicated to keeping the city clean, and like-minded residents quickly rallied to the cause.

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May Day Clean-Up Day planned in Greencastle

Echo Pilot – The Greencastle-Antrim Chamber of Commerce will hold May Day Clean-Up Day from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 1, in and around the Borough of Greencastle. A pizza lunch will be provided. Clean-up day is part of the chamber’s Community Advantage initiative and is

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‘What The Muck?!?’ Volunteers Join Together To Clean Lake Elizabeth Ahead Of Summer Season

KDKA 2 CBS Pittsburgh – PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Volunteers are taking advantage of the beautiful spring weather to take part in one of Pittsburgh’s messiest volunteer events.  “What The Muck?!?” is sponsored by Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy in partnership with Allegheny Cleanways. It sends people out to clean

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Here’s where to recycle unwanted appliances and tires

Daily American/Our Town Johnstown – Keep Cambria County Beautiful is partnering with various area municipalities to offer its annual spring appliance and tire collection event. County residents, excluding businesses, can recycle appliances and tires from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on these following dates and locations: April

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Clean Up Houtzdale event planned for April 24

The Progress – HOUTZDALE — Houtzdale Revitalization Association will sponsor a Pick Up Pennsylvania Clean Up Houtzdale event on Saturday, April 24 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The rain date for the event is Sunday, April 25, from 1-5 p.m. HRA is looking for volunteers to

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Ambler parks cleanup planned

The Ambler Gazette – AMBLER — Five of Ambler Borough’s parks, playgrounds and the streets that surround them will be the focus of a volunteer clean-up event on Saturday morning, May 8, from 10 a.m. to noon. Borough Park, Ricciardi Park, Knight Park, Jean Thompson Park, and

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Pa. woman adopts highway, spends weekends cleaning litter in Chester County

ABC Action News 6 – AVONDALE, Pennsylvania (WPVI) — For a decade, Kelly McDowell has been driven to clear litter from the roads in her neighborhood. “I care about where we live,” she said. “And so, I’m not going to wait for the government to do something

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Wilkes-Barre’s Great American Cleanup Planned For Saturday, April 24th

Patch – Wilkes-Barre’s Great American Cleanup Planned for Saturday, April 24thPosted on: March 31, 2021 – 9:22am Mayor George C. Brown announced the City’s plans for its Great American Cleanup. The cleanup will take place on Saturday, April 24th. The City of Wilkes-Barre is looking for volunteer

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County and state plagued with litter

The Indiana Gazette – I am a citizen of beautiful Indiana County. I am concerned about all the litter that covers the roadside and streets of our county. I understand there are more pressing issues in our world today, but I would like for you to take

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