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REGISTRATION OPEN FOR THE 2013 GREAT AMERICAN CLEANUP OF PA

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is accepting registrations for the 2013 Great American Cleanup of PA.  This annual event is held in conjunction with the Great American Cleanup of Keep America Beautiful and with support from the Pennsylvania Departments of Environmental Protection and
Transporation (PennDOT) and Pennsylvania Waste Industries Association.

The 2013 Great American Cleanup of PA begins March 1 and ends May 31. During this period, registered events can get free trash bags, gloves, and safety vests
from PennDOT district offices.Events consist of litter cleanups, illegal dump cleanups, beautification projects, special collections, and educational events.

Events must be registered through the Great American Cleanup of PA website at www.gacofpa.org to get these free cleanup supplies. As part of this event, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and Pennsylvania Waste Industries Association are sponsoring Let’s Pick It Up PA – Everyday.

During the Pick It Up PA Days, registered event coordinators will be able to take the trash collected during their cleanup to participating landfills for free disposal. Let’s Pick It Up PA – Everyday begins April 20 and ends on May 6. The focus day will be April 20.

To register your event, find an event near you, or to find additional resources on the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Great American Cleanup of PA, go to www.gacofpa.org. For more information, call Michelle Dunn, Great American Cleanup of PA Program Coordinator, toll-free at(877) 772-3673 ext. 113 or email mdunn@keeppabeautiful.org