Monthly archive for December 2020

Illegal dumping up more than 200 percent across Pennsylvania

Penn Live Patriot News -Reports of illegal dumps across Pennsylvania increased by 212 percent in 2020, according to Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful. The statewide trash and litter prevention and cleanup organization speculated that the increase in dumping could be a result of temporary suspension of trash hauling, recycling services

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Westmoreland Cleanways promotes Christmas ‘Tree-cycling’

Gettysburg Times – Westmoreland Cleanways and Recycling reminds everyone to recycle their real Christmas trees. After the festivities are finished, give a gift to Mother Nature by taking your tree to one of the many drop-off sites located throughout Westmoreland County. Tree-cycling is truly giving a gift

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Darby Creek Valley Association Cleans Up Darby Creek Watershed with Help from DEP’s Coastal Resources Management Program, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful and Surrounding Community

(December 8, 2020) Darby Creek Valley Association (DCVA), with the help of Darby Borough, the Philadelphia Water Department and the DCVA’s strong base of local volunteers teamed up to tackle a long standing illegal dump located along Cobbs Creek’s western bank. The trash, presumably put there by

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