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Tire Collections Reduce the Threat of West Nile Virus

(August 13, 2020) -Many bulky waste pick-ups, one-day special collections and recycling drop off facilities were cancelled or closed this spring due to the novel coronavirus (Covid-19). As a result, tires that would have been brought in by local residents for recycling, instead have been laying around,

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Tire, appliance collections planned

The Tribune Democrat –A series of fall appliance and tire collections are being planned by Keep Cambria County Beautiful, the Cambria County Conservation District and several county municipalities, organizers said Wednesday. Old appliances and tires will be accepted from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the following

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Adopt-a-Highway activities to resume across state

Ellwood City Ledger – HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced its Adopt-A-Highway activities are resuming, but volunteers must still wear masks, practice social distancing and sanitize hands. Projects to clean-up state highways were suspended as part of Pennsylvania’s efforts to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

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PennDOT issues guidance as Adopt-A-Highway activities resume

Herald Standard – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced guidance for groups looking to beautify their communities as its Adopt-A-Highway (AAH) activities resume across the state, including mask wearing, social distancing and frequent hand sanitizing. These activities were suspended as part of Pennsylvania’s efforts to help

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