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Videos From Montgomery, Cumberland, Dauphin Counties Voted Favorites In Great American Cleanup Of PA Video Contest
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The videos getting the most votes in the Great American Cleanup of PA Video Contest as tabulated on the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Facebook page were--

-- 1st Place: Montgomery County: Make Norristown Beautiful;

-- 2nd Place: Cumberland County: Build A Better New Cumberland; and

-- 3rd Place: Dauphin County: Lancaster Mennonite School, Hershey.

The videos with the most “Likes” won cash prizes-- $200 for first place and $100 each for two runners up.  Cash prizes are sponsored by the PA Waste Industries Association.

“We hope our video contest generates excitement around local community improvement efforts. Through this video contest, it is our goal to share grassroots stories of partnerships, innovation and pride. We are anxious to see who is chosen as this year’s winner and thank everyone for sharing our vision of a clean and beautiful Pennsylvania!” said Shannon Reiter, President of Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful.

The other entries are very much worth a watch too.  They include--

-- Allegheny County: Rachel Carson Trail

-- Cumberland County: Mount Holly Springs Council

-- Dauphin County: Lancaster Mennonite School, Hershey

-- Erie County: Falls Road Cleanup

-- Montgomery County: Upper Perkiomen Middle School

-- Montgomery County: Upper Merion Twp. Park & Stream Cleanup

-- Northampton County: Bangor Middle School

Click Here to view all the videos.

For more information on programs, initiatives and special events, visit the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful website. Click Here to become a member.  Click Here to sign up for regular updates from KPB, Like them on Facebook, Follow on Twitter, Discover them on Pinterest and visit their YouTube Channel.

Also visit the Illegal Dump Free PA website for more ideas on how to clean up communities and keep them clean and KPB’s Electronics Waste website.

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[Posted: June 29, 2018]


7/2/2018

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