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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Two Rain Barrel Workshops Coming Before the Spring Showers!

Rain Barrel connected to house

The Hampton Clean City Commission and the Virginia Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners are once again sponsoring rain barrel workshops! This year we have two - one on February 15 and one on March 14, each from 9am - 11am at the HCCC office at 1296 Thom...

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Posted on: January 1, 2020

Good to Know & Do! Happy New Year!

Tour de Trash Express to the Landfill! January 15, 9am – 11am: Have you always wanted to visit Bethel Landfill, but didn’t have time for the day-long Tour de Trash? Now is your golden opportunity to go to the highest point on the Penin...

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Posted on: December 18, 2019

Good to Know & Do! December 18, 2019

Oyster Gardening Opportunities: December 22, 1pm, Sunset Boating Center, 800 S Armistead Avenue, sign up at causink@hampton.gov, AND/OR Dandy Haven Marina, 374 Dandy Haven Rd, beginning of January, date and time dependent on weather, for specific...

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Posted on: December 4, 2019

Things to Do & Know!

HCCC KAB Affiliate Logo Square

HCCC Christmas Dinner, December 10, 6pm-8pm! Would you like to meet some of the good people associated with the Clean City Commission? We’ll be gather for a casual get-together, separate checks dinner at the Red Lobster. Let us know if you plan ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

Announcing the 2019 Yard of the Year!

Pollinator friendly yard of the year

Annually the Yards Are Really Distinctive (YARDS) Contest judges choose one outstanding sustainably beautiful landscape from the Yard of the Month winners selected from May through September. This year the honor goes to Paul and Melanie Stern, Eastlawn Av...

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

Hampton Clean City Commission Annual Volunteer Recognition

Hampton Clean City Commission Volunteer Recognition Dinner Speaker Jaylen Wilson

The Hampton Clean City Commission held its annual Volunteer Recognition Dinner on October 24 at the First United Methodist Church Fox Hill on October 24. More than 50 individuals and groups were recognized for their contributions to a Clean & Green Ha...

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

Announcing the 2019 Adopt-A-Spot Awards: Extra Mile Winners

Winners of the Extra Mile Award

At the Volunteer Recognition Dinner on October 24, the Hampton Clean City Commission recognized Adopt-A-Spot groups that fulfilled their commitment and more!

Extra Mile Award winners cleaned their adopted spot between 10 and 19 times. Spratley Gifted Cente...

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

Announcing the 2019 Adopt-A-Spot Awards! The Golden Litter Stick Awards

Photos of Golden Litter Stick Award Winners who cleaned up 20 or more times throughout the year.

At the Volunteer Recognition Dinner on October 24, the Hampton Clean City Commission recognized Adopt-A-Spot groups that fulfilled their commitment and more!

Golden Litter Stick Award winners cleaned their adopted spots 20 or more times. In this photo are ...

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

Five Hampton Schools Receive Kroger Zero Hunger Zero Waste Plastic Bag Recycling Awards

Four of the five schools that won the Kroger Plastic Bag Recycling Challenge are pictured

The Kroger Company and the Hampton Clean City Commission are very pleased to announce that five Hampton schools have received the first inaugural Zero Hunger Zero Waste Plastic Bag Recycling Awards, instituted for the first time in the 2018-2019 school ye...

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

Congratulations to the 2019 Green School Award Winners!

Representatives of schools that received Green School Awards or Honorable Mention Awards

Seven schools were selected as Hampton Green School Award winners for 2019. The awards are based on participation in the Hampton Clean City Commission’s School Pride In Action Committee, litter prevention efforts, recycling and waste reduction programs, b...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Help take care of the environment and Walk Hampton Clean April 20-27

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April 8, 2019 - Walk Hampton Clean is a community celebration that coincides with Earth Day and is designed to make Hampton a cleaner city. Individuals, groups and businesses are encouraged to pick up litter and debris throughout the day. Because we are a...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Nettles Lane Community Cleanup Completed!

March 23, 2019 - Nettles Lane Community Cleanup is DONE! 38 bags of trash, 391 cigarette butts, a hammer, sofa cushions, fuel containers, 5 cans of paint, a bed frame, 5 five-gallon drums, 7 tires, a hubcap, 5 cans of paint, 7 jugs of oil, 1 countertop, 9...

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