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Thoughts on Litter and the Financial Impacts

Pet peeves.

Many of us have them. Thankfully I don’t have too many. In fact, I consider myself to be a fairly easy-going person. I take pride in how I always try to turn a negative into a positive. 429 more words

Budget

Carlbrook Student Earns Keep America Beautiful Award

Carlbrook student Phillip K. recently earned a “Keep America Beautiful Award” through the Boy Scouts of America. The KAB program, a youth program between Keep America Beautiful Inc. 140 more words

Campus News

Waste management awards keep Detroit beautiful with think green grant

$10,000 to support local projects 

Keep America Beautiful, the nation’s leading nonprofit that builds clean, green and beautiful communities, and Waste Management (NYSE:WM) today announced that Southwest Detroit Environmental Vision (SDEV), partnering with Keep Detroit Beautiful (KDB), has been awarded a 2015 Waste Management Think Green® Grant of $10,000.  359 more words

News

Keep America Beautiful ~ "People Start Pollution. People Can Stop It."

Pollution Prevention: Keep America Beautiful — Iron Eyes Cody (1904- 1999)

I grew-up watching this commercial. It always did bring a tear to my eye also. 385 more words

Nature

How are you supporting National Recycling Month?

Sustainability is the key to our future. So often we waste more than we should, when we can save so much more by repurposing and recycling. 248 more words

Environmental Awareness

Keep America Beautiful - Business District Cleanup

The Greater Wards Corner Area Business Association is sponsoring a Keep America Beautiful cleanup on April 18th from 9:30 – noon.

Volunteers are asked to meet at Starbucks around 9am and free drinks will be provided to volunteers before and during the event. 40 more words

Greater Wards Corner Business Association

Brook Street Litter

Upland freshwater marsh, a stream, a pond, woods and one macadam road running through it.  Everyone in town knows the Brook Street Preserve.  At first glance, it looks idyllic, beautiful even, and it is. 313 more words

Civic Activism