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askHRgreen.org 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 askHRgreen.org 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 askHRgreen.org.
"Posted on April 15, 2014 by Guest Contributor
Do you know how much water a family of five uses in the bathroom alone? Of course this is dependent on the length of your showers, whether you let the water run while you brush your teeth and the the Read more...
"Posted on April 14, 2014 by elizabethvaughn
Here comes Peter Cottontail! Spring has finally sprung and now it's almost time for Easter! This year, consider "greening" up your Easter traditions. Here are a few examples of how to keep all y Read more...
"Posted on April 11, 2014 by Rebekah Eastep
Remember the 2009 “Cash for Clunkers” craze? You know the uber-popular rebate program that encouraged people to trade in their gas-guzzlers for fuel efficient vehicles? Well, Cash for Grass is jus Read more...
"Posted on April 9, 2014 by Guest Contributor
The City of Newport News is proud to be one of five finalists from across the country and the only one in Virginia in Taking Root™, a gardening and outdoor beautification grant program from Troy-Bil Read more...
- A Single Plastic Bottle Can Help Conserve Water http://t.co/FzRk7wlXWO,
- The Eco-Friendly Easter Bunny http://t.co/6aCt6SKWnP,
- Vote daily & help @CityofNN win a #TakingRoot grant from @troybilt & @kabtweet for the School Green Space Project http://t.co/jPTJtxycPB,
- Come say hello! The askHRgreen experts will be at the Mid-Atlantic Home and Garden Show all weekend. @tidewaterbldrs http://t.co/7TCHf8SCif,
- Forget Cash for Clunkers! How about Cash for Grass? http://t.co/3rO2Uncp0h,