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Keep PA Beautiful Distributes Recycled Content Benches In 11 Counties Donated By GIANT, MARTIN’s Foods

PA Environment Digest – In recognition of Earth Day, GIANT Food Stores donated 24 benches made from recycled plastic bags to Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Litter Free School Zone Program as part of GIANT’S ongoing Bags to Benches initiative. The 24 benches were placed on school grounds across the state as

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Help Keep PA Clean

Daily Times Lifestyle – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and the Department of Environmental Protection are seeking volunteers for this year’s Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania, now on through May 31. Groups participating in PennDOT’s Adopt-A-Highway (AAH) program, which involves volunteers cleaning roadsides year-round, are also encouraged to

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Volunteers Needed: Clean Up Mother Earth For This Mother’s Day, Dauphin County May 12

PA Environment Digest Blog – The Manada Conservancy, Keep PA Beautiful, the Greening the Lower Susquehanna and other partners will hold a Clean Up Mother Earth collection event on May 12 from 9:00 a.m. This Clean Stream Project will pick up trash along Swatara Creek Road in Middletown.

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Columbia Gas helps with Natalie’s Garden during Great American Cleanup

South Pittsburgh Reporter – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful announced Columbia Gas has pledged support for the 2018 Great American Cleanup of PA, a statewide community improvement initiative that runs from March 1 through May 31. Events registered with the initiative receive free cleanup supplies of gloves, bags and vests,

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Keep PA Beautiful, Elk County Host Municipal Waste, Recycling & Enforcement Forum May 31

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful and the Elk County Solid Waste Authority are hosting a forum on May 31 for regional, state and local officials to share ideas concerning the management of waste and recycling and enforcement of illegal dumping and littering in Pennsylvania. Those who should attend include

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Keep PA Beautiful, Elk County Host Municipal Waste, Recycling & Enforcement Forum May 31

PA Environment Digest Blog – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful and the Elk County Solid Waste Authority are hosting a forum on May 31 for regional, state and local officials to share ideas concerning the management of waste and recycling and enforcement of illegal dumping and littering in Pennsylvania. Those who

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Cleaning Up in Scranton

WNEP 16 News Station –  SCRANTON, Pa. — Some med students spent the day cleaning up part of Scranton. Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, along with the United Neighborhood Centers of NEPA, took to the city streets Sunday morning. More than 40 students took part in the

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Around the Towns, April 29, 2018

The Times Tribune – Borough residents are encouraged to participate in the annual Clean-Up Day on Saturday. Volunteers will meet at the Borough Building at 9 a.m. to clean up roads throughout the borough, Mayor Shirley Barrett said. Cleanup day is held in conjunction with the Great American Cleanup of

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Volunteers Participate in East Brady Cleanup

The Kittanning Paper – In a collaborative effort between East Brady and Brady’s Bend on Saturday, April 28th , thirty-two local volunteers and eleven probation workers participated in The Great American Cleanup of PA. The event was organized by the East Brady Area Development Corporation (The Great American

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Students Clean Up Schuylkill Haven

16 WNEP – SCHUYLKILL HAVEN, Pa. — Driving through Schuylkill Haven, you may have seen this group of fourth graders clearing the sidewalks of litter. “We are picking up trash to help our community more in Schuylkill Haven and around this area and I think it’s going to

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