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"Posted on June 30, 2015 by Guest Contributor
James City County is doing its part to minimize roadside litter by educating smokers that cigarette butts = litter. The James City Clean County Commission chose to spearhead this campaign at the Com Read more...
"Posted on June 26, 2015 by Guest Contributor
The nTelos Pavilion was selected for the Keep America Beautiful Cigarette Litter Prevention Program grant in the City of Portsmouth. This is a beautiful amphitheater on the Portsmouth waterfront. Read more...
"Posted on June 25, 2015 by Guest Contributor
When it comes to the environment, cars may not have earned the best reputation. Driving less often and using fuel efficient vehicles can help minimize some of the environmental impacts, but in reali Read more...
"Posted on June 23, 2015 by Guest Contributor
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The City of Portsmouth’s Recycling Program has been named Outstanding Government Agency by the Virginia Recycling Association for 2015! This award recognizes Portsmouth’s Recycling Program as the Read more...
- James City County Determined to Reduce Roadside Litter http://t.co/sHNXhpFdXx,
- #Cigarettebutts are the most littered item in the U.S. Let’s clean up our act, America! #NoCigaretteLitterNow http://t.co/XVtvRb9U2K,
- Great projects to get the kids outside this summer! https://t.co/BWszx8wWMV,
- Did you see us out at @ntelospavilion? Cigarette butts are litter, too so let's keep Portsmouth and #hrva clean! http://t.co/190ukFhYYD,
- Leave a comment on the new video from @ElizRiverProj and you could win tickets to the Adventure Park at @VAAquarium https://t.co/fEbSsWexjI,