Volunteers Needed in Statewide Roadside Cleanup

The Kittanning Paper -The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is seeking volunteers for this year’s Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania, which began March 1 and runs through May 31. “Pennsylvania is a beautiful state, and it’s imperative that we work together to keep it that way,” Acting

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‘Round the Square for Friday

The Bradford Era -On a more positive note, Clayton tells us he belongs to the groups Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful and to Keep Droney Road Clean. He mentions this because the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Great American Cleanup of PA is taking place from March 1 to May 31.

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Environmental Group Launches Initiative To Help Municipalities Crack Down On Illegal Dumping

90.5 – Litterbugs beware: There might be someone watching you. A Pennsylvania environmental group has launched a new initiative to provide municipalities with the equipment to catch people illegally dumping trash on camera. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, a volunteer-based environmental organization funded by the Pennsylvania Department of

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Montgomery Locals March 25, 2015

The Luminary – The first day of spring did not deliver sunshine and warmer temperatures. I am hoping the weather can begin to cooperate with all of the upcoming spring sports and events that are scheduled. The Great American Clean-up of PA is underway over the next

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Keep PA Beautiful Affiliates Announce Clean Up Events In 5 Counties

PA Environment Digest – Local affiliates of Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful are gearing up for 2015 spring clean up events in Bedford, Cambria, Huntingdon, Juniata and Mifflin counties. “From cleanups to special collections, KPB Affiliates are actively building cleaner and more beautiful communities all across the state, “

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Girl Scouts propose cleanup project in Elizabeth

Tribune Review -Junior Girl Scout Troop 51140 has big plans to help clean up Elizabeth. Scouts proposed their project to borough officials at a council workshop meeting this week. The troop consists of 11 Elizabeth Forward School District fourth- and fifth-grader. “Our troop would like to organize

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PennDOT needs volunteers for Great American Cleanup

The Patriot News -The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is seeking volunteers for the Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania, which began March 1 and runs through May 31. The cleanup is sponsored each year by PennDOT, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, the state Department of Environmental Protection and other partners. Groups participating

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Illegal dump clean-up efforts to start in Potter County

The Bradford Era – New efforts to clean the sites of illegal dumps in Potter County are under way, paid for with the help of a settlement from allegations of environmental law violations. In a settlement between Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co., the Commonwealth and Pennsylvania Department of

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Schuylkill River Anti-litter Campaign to Span Entire Spring – The Schuylkill Action Network is working to rid the Schuylkill River of litter by hosting the Schuylkill Scrub from March 1 to May 31 across Southeast Pennsylvania. Those who add their spring cleanups to this anti-litter campaign can win gift certificates for kayaking, tubing, and

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Sheetz Helping to Keep Keystone State Clean – Convenience store retailer Sheetz Inc. is the newest sponsor of the 2015 Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania, the annual signature event of Keep PennsylvaniaBeautiful, which runs from March 1 to May 31. “Sheetz is thrilled to partner with Keep PA Beautiful,” said Ryan Sheetz, director

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