Bald Eagle Valley Trail Fest, other Spring events postponed due to COVID-19

Clinton County CleanScapes is postponing all spring 2020 community cleanup events and the Bald Eagle Valley Trail Fest 5k and Carrot Cake Baking Contest that was originally planned for March 28 due to ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic mitigation efforts. "All registered Bald Eagle Valley Trail Fest participants will be given a full refund with the … Continue reading Bald Eagle Valley Trail Fest, other Spring events postponed due to COVID-19

Bald Eagle Valley Trail Fest event to feature family-friendly 5k walk/run, more

On Saturday, March 28, 2020, the first ever Bald Eagle Valley Trail Fest will take place on the section of the Bald Eagle Valley Trail that has been developed in Castanea Township. The main focus of the event will be a 5k fun run/walk on the Bald Eagle Valley Trail. It will be chip-timed with … Continue reading Bald Eagle Valley Trail Fest event to feature family-friendly 5k walk/run, more

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Bald Eagle Valley Trail Work Day slated for October 20

Above: Greg Smith, Deb Smith and Wayne McCullough are pictured on the Bald Eagle Valley Trail during a recent survey assessment. Join volunteers from CleanScapes and the Friends of the Bald Eagle Valley Trail (BEVT) this Sunday, October 20, for a BEVT Work Day! The focus of this stewardship event, being held from 1-4 p.m.,  … Continue reading Bald Eagle Valley Trail Work Day slated for October 20

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CleanScapes planning 5k hike/run celebration for 20th anniversary

CleanScapes 20th anniversary occurs in 2020, and next March we will celebrate by holding a multi-generational event that will include a 5K hike and run, milkweed seed dispersal activity, picnic-style luncheon buffet, and carrot cake competition followed by a cake auction! What on earth are we thinking? Earth, that’s what we’re thinking and with funding … Continue reading CleanScapes planning 5k hike/run celebration for 20th anniversary

160 tires, 2.97 tons of trash collected during 18th Bald Eagle Creek cleanup

On September 7, CleanScapes volunteers went back to Bald Eagle Creek for the 18th cleanup along creek and floodplain. The focus of the event was to remove tires along a stretch of the creek spanning from the green grate bridge connecting High Street and Hogan Boulevard down stream to the Chestnut Grove Park complex in … Continue reading 160 tires, 2.97 tons of trash collected during 18th Bald Eagle Creek cleanup

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2019 Litter Summit planned for November 14

The 2019 Litter Summit will be held on Thursday, November 14 in Harrisburg, and you're invited. Hosted by Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful in coordination with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and Department of Transportation, the event will feature findings from the Pennsylvania Litter Study (which is open until October 18) and look at taking steps … Continue reading 2019 Litter Summit planned for November 14

Trash travels, keep litter out of our waterways

Registration is Open for Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s 'Pick Up Pennsylvania' Registration is open for the 2019 Pick Up Pennsylvania, a fall cleanup program supporting the Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful invites individuals, families, friends, civic organizations and businesses to coordinate a cleanup or join an existing cleanup to remove litter from our … Continue reading Trash travels, keep litter out of our waterways

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What do you think about litter in Pennsylvania?

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, PennDOT and Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful want to know what you think about the millions of pieces of litter along Pennsylvania roadways. They're currently conducting the "Pennsylvania Litter Behavior and Attitudes Survey," designed to gauge Pennsylvanians’ attitudes toward litter and beliefs about littering behavior. The survey will remain open until … Continue reading What do you think about litter in Pennsylvania?