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Your go-to resource for everything green in Hampton Roads! is a public awareness program of the 16 cities and counties of Hampton Roads administered through the Hampton Roads Planning District Commission (HRPDC), which encourages environmental stewardship among all residents here in southeastern Virginia. Members of include the cities of Chesapeake, Franklin, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Poquoson, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Virginia Beach and Williamsburg; the counties of Gloucester, Isle of Wight, James City, Southampton, Surry and York; and the Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD). Find out more about


"Posted on August 19, 2014 by Guest Contributor
While huge go green initiatives have garnered extensive attention on a worldwide scale, it's important to remember that, when it comes to making the environment a top priority, it doesn't have to be Read more...
"Posted on August 13, 2014 by Rebekah Eastep
If you’re a boater in Hampton Roads, you probably don’t need to be told that our waterways are a valuable resource. And you probably already know that it is important to have a thriving population Read more...
Leg of a Man Standing with a Shovel in a Yard
"Posted on August 11, 2014 by Rebekah Eastep
It’s National 811 Day! That’s right; August 11th is all about learning to dig safely in order to protect underground utility lines. All you need to know is this: call 811 before you dig! It’s th Read more...
"Posted on August 6, 2014 by Guest Contributor
“Resource Recover Center” was added to the name of the Virginia Beach City Landfill to highlight the wide variety of services offered there, and to help educate all Virginia Beach residents of the Read more...
stormwater runoff, stormwater pollution prevention
"Posted on August 1, 2014 by Rebekah Eastep
Two local facilities, Newport News Solid Waste Disposal Facility and Harwood’s Mill Water Treatment Plant (Newport News Waterworks), recently received awards from HRSD for keeping local waterways cl Read more...