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Your go-to resource for everything green in Hampton Roads! 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 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


"Posted on September 19, 2017 by Rebekah Eastep
If a stranger were to pass by my house, they may think my yard is unkempt. The blanket flowers and coreopsis are sprawling and leggy. The seedheads of cone flowers are not trimmed back. The butterfly Read more...
back to school
"Posted on August 22, 2017 by askHRgreen
G is for Green! Practice the 3 Rs of Reducing, Reusing and Recycling this fall Reading, writing and arithmetic may be top of mind as the school year approaches, but parents and students should also Read more...
Installing Insulation
"Posted on August 16, 2017 by Guest Contributor
Adding attic insulation is one of the most cost-effective home improvements you can make. But it is not part of many homeowners’ to-do lists because many homes already have some insulation in place. Read more...
Storm Drain with Medallion
"Posted on August 3, 2017 by Rebekah Eastep
If you live in Hampton Roads, you have flood stories.  It’s part of living near the water.  Here is the good news:  You can take steps to reduce flooding.  And that flood reduction work will ver Read more...
Pool chemicals
"Posted on July 28, 2017 by askHRgreen
Pool ownership can be great.  You can swim anytime you want, and entertain the kids without leaving home.  All you have to do is step out into your yard to enjoy it. Of course, all that beautiful wa Read more...