AND RECYCLING ACTIVITIES.
County Illegal Dump Photos below.
Illegal Dump Cleanup Events- The
Counties of Buchanan, Dickenson and Russell Counties completed
their Tri County Illegal Dump Cleanups for 2007/2008. Our regional
events removed 149
tons of improperly disposed materials from 9 sites located along our
regions hillsides and
roadsides. The Tri County (Buchanan, Dickenson and Russell) are
2008/2009 regional illegal dump cleanup events-Russell County November
20th on Moccasin Ridge Rd, Buchanan County December 9th on Youngs
Branch, Russell County December 16th on Clarks Valley Rd and
Dickenson County December 17th on Crooked Branch. In addition to
the regional Cleanup events citizens are encouraged to participate in
program. If interested in volunteering for one of the
illegal dump cleanups or if your civic group would like to adopt-a-dump
please contact your local litter and recycling office.
Regional Recycling Report-
The Cumberland Plateau Regional Waste Management
Authority 2006 Recycling Rate was 31.1% for the
calendar year of 2006. The
member counties have completed their collection of 2007 recycling data.
The 2007 Regional Recycling Rate is 39.5%. To learn more about the VA
DEQ Recycling Data Report please visit http://www.deq.state.va.us/recycle/
Tennessee River Roundtable's Keep Southwest Virginia Beautiful
UTRR's Keep Southwest Virginia Beautiful organization is an affiliate
of Keep America Beautiful. For more information please contact
the UTRR at 276-628-1600 or visit their website at www.uppertnriver.org.
Counties that are members of KSWVAB include: Buchanan,
Dickenson, Lee, Russell, Scott, Smyth,
Tazewell, Washington, Wise, and the cities of Bristol and Norton.
TRI COUNTY ILLEGAL DUMP
Russell County Cleanup
Tons of Trash Have Been Removed from 9 sites in
Buchanan, Dickenson and Russell Counties!!
Mr. Earl Rife
Mr. Trey Adkins
Mr. Damon Rasnick
Mr. Ron Peters
Mr. Frank Horton
Mr. David Eaton
Mr. Toby F. Edwards, Director
Ms. Kelly O'Quinn, Secretary
224 Clydesway Drive
Lebanon, VA 24266