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Volunteers needed to paint Union City building

GoErie.com – The project is an offshoot of the borough’s facade improvement program. UNION CITY — Union City Borough is looking for volunteers to help paint a residential building on West High Street on Saturday or on Sept. 22, depending on weather. The project is an offshoot of

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Across the area

Altoona Mirror –  Fall tire and appliance collections, held by Keep Cambria County Beautiful in partnership with local municipalities, are in full swing. The coordinators would like to remind the community that the collections are designed to provide an affordable, convenient outlet for residents to dispose of their

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IRC gets funds to set up recycling dropoff site

Altoona Mirror – The organization that over­sees curbside recycling in three of the four Blair County municipalities where it is mandated has received a $20,000 grant to establish a 24/7 keycard dropoff to serve several non-mandated muni­cipalities in central and southern Blair. The Intermunicipal Rela­tions Committee hopes to

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Municipalities In 8 Counties Receive Fresh Paint Days Grants From Keep PA Beautiful, Behr, The Home Depot

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Tuesday announced the award of 2018 Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania Grants to eight municipalities in Berks, Clarion, Erie, Franklin, Monroe, Montgomery, Philadelphia and Westmoreland counties. Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania provides community groups with paint and painting supplies to renew a community structure in need

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Municipalities In 8 Counties Receive Fresh Paint Days Grants From Keep PA Beautiful, Behr, The Home Depot

PA Environment Digest Blog – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Tuesday announced the award of 2018 Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania Grants to eight municipalities in Berks, Clarion, Erie, Franklin, Monroe, Montgomery, Philadelphia and Westmoreland counties. Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania provides community groups with paint and painting supplies to renew a

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S-burg UMC receives Fresh Paint Days grant

Pocono Record – Stroudsburg United Methodist Church has been awarded one of eight grants for Fresh Paint Days, a part of Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful. The Ann Street block section of the church building will receive a fresh coat of paint on Sept. 15. Rain date is Sept. 22.

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PA CleanWays, Vector Control Of Cumberland County Hold Tire Collection Sept. 29

PA Environment Digest – PA CleanWays of Cumberland County, in partnership with Cumberland County Vector Control, will host a tire collection for county residents September 29 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the East Pennsboro Township Public Works, 645 Tower Road in Enola. The groups are seeking to eliminate

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PA CleanWays, Vector Control Of Cumberland County Hold Tire Collection Sept. 29

PA Environment Digest Blog – PA CleanWays of Cumberland County, in partnership with Cumberland County Vector Control, will host a tire collection for county residents September 29 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the East Pennsboro Township Public Works, 645 Tower Road in Enola. The groups are

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Allegheny County has a massive illegal dump problem. Could $1 million solve this problem for good?

Public Source – In a cul-de-sac in Homewood recently, Al Chernov and Dani Kramer were tossing various kinds of trash into garbage bins. Couch cushions, a scale, paint cans. Suddenly, Kramer shouted, “Needles!” Whenever the pair finds a hypodermic needle, they usually don’t just find one; they find

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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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