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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 April 18, 2017 by Katie Cullipher
Launched this week (just in time for Earth Day) on sidewalks, streetscapes and thoroughfares throughout Hampton Roads, the motivational campaign will reveal a bevy of good-to-know “green” message Read more...
"Posted on April 12, 2017 by Guest Contributor
As the world average temperature rises our winters are becoming milder and summers hotter. This phenomenon is one of the main reasons why mosquito populations are growing so rapidly. Mosquitoes live l Read more...
"Posted on April 3, 2017 by Guest Contributor
There is nothing lovelier than a yard awash in colorful blooms. However, lush gardens can be difficult to maintain during the dry, hot months of summer. Fortunately, there are many eco-friendly, droug Read more...
"Posted on March 10, 2017 by Rebekah Eastep
I'm reminded of a Beatles song this morning..."I read the news today, oh boy!" And, oh boy, the news is not good. Business Insider reports that bottled water sales have now surpassed the sale of carbo Read more...
"Posted on March 3, 2017 by Guest Contributor
On a typical, cold, rainy February morning in 1992 at the General McArthur Memorial conference room, regional water utility representatives came together for the initial meeting of what would become t Read more...
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