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Volunteers sought for ‘Pick Up Pennsylvania’

Pocono Record -The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, the Department of Transportation and Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful are seeking volunteers for “Pick Up Pennsylvania,” a campaign of litter cleanup events from Sept. 1 to Nov. 30. “The Covid-19 pandemic brought twin challenges to our litter cleanup efforts this

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DEP, PennDOT seeking volunteers for litter campaign

The Standard Journal –  HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and Department of Transportation (PennDOT) are seeking volunteers for “Pick Up Pennsylvania,” a campaign of small-group or solo litter cleanup events, to be held Sept. 1 through Nov. 30. Read Entire Article

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READING TRASH HAULERS BRING PROTEST TO CITY HALL

Berks Weekly – Supporters of private trash haulers gathered in front of City Hall Tuesday afternoon protesting the plan to enforce city wide municipal trash collection. The protest began with a parade of trash trucks in front of city hall. Organizer John Zatratz says he planned the

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Store, dispose of old tires to eliminate West Nile threat

The Bradford Era – Many bulky waste pick-ups, one-day special collections and recycling drop off facilities were cancelled or closed this spring due to COVID-19. As a result, tires that would have been brought in by local residents for recycling, instead have been laying around, potentially collecting

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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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