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askHRgreen.org is a public awareness program of the 17 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; the town of Smithfield and the Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD). Find out more about askHRgreen.org.
"Posted on August 12, 2015 by Guest Contributor
Energy Star, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s voluntary program aimed at helping individuals and businesses make good decisions about energy use says, “When you are buying a refrigerator Read more...
"Posted on August 6, 2015 by Guest Contributor
The City of Virginia Beach is excited to participate in two Keep America Beautiful Cigarette Litter Prevention Program (CLPP) grants in an effort to reduce cigarette litter at the Virginia Beach Ocean Read more...
"Posted on August 3, 2015 by Guest Contributor
The final result was impressive, houses cleaned, over 100 feet of fencing replaced, doors replaced, gates built, decks washed and no less than three flowerbeds planted. Over 100 people came out with Read more...
"Posted on July 31, 2015 by Katie Cullipher
We're wrapping up July so it's a good time to check in on our watering practices. It's easy to keep our lawns and landscape in tip top shape without excessive watering even in the heat of summer...we Read more...
"Posted on July 30, 2015 by Guest Contributor
#NoCigaretteLitterNow. The hash tag says it all! Seven Hampton Roads localities have teamed up to tackle cigarette butt litter throughout our communities. While each community is unique in their execu Read more...
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