Got Litter? Get the Great American Cleanup of PA

Great American CleanupDoes your community have a litter problem or just needs spruced up a bit? Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful wants to help you. The Great American Cleanup of PA and runs from March 1 to May 31. Register your event through www.gacofpa.org and receive free bags, gloves, and vests from PennDOT District offices, as supplies last. Events can include litter cleanups, illegal dump cleanups, beautification and greening projects, recycling efforts, and education. As part of this program, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the Pennsylvania Waste Industries Association will sponsor Let’s Pick It Up PA – Everyday from April 11th- May 4th. During the Pick It Up PA Days, registered events will be able to take the trash collected during their cleanup to participating landfills for reduced or free disposal.

To register your event, find an event near you, or to find additional resources on the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Great American Cleanup of PA, go to www.gacofpa.org. Any additional questions can be answered by Michelle Dunn, Great American Cleanup of PA Program Coordinator, at 1-877-772-3673 ext. 113 or mdunn@keeppabeautiful.org.

Make a commitment to your community and join the Great American Cleanup of PA.