The Pennsylvania Environmental Council, in partnership with Hanover Township, EPCAMR, and the Nanticoke Conservation District in conjunction with the International Coastal Cleanup, will conduct a Community Illegal Dumpsite Cleanup:
- Saturday, November 9, 2019
- Rain Date: November 16, 2019
- Hanover Township
- From 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
This event will focus on cleaning up illegally dumped trash along Dundee Road, Hanover Street, and Spencer Lane in Hanover Township. This is an illegal dumpsite cleanup including a roadside cleanup. Volunteers are asked to dress appropriately. Our partners will be on site to assist in this cleanup. Food and drinks will be provided.
On the day of the cleanup, volunteers will gather for registration and instructions. After registration, volunteers will be provided with work gloves and safety vest. When supplies are distributed and instructions have been given, volunteers will begin the cleanup.
Families, individuals, scouting groups, 4H groups, environmental clubs, businesses, college and university clubs, and high school students are invited to be part of this effort. (Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian or have a parent/guardian sign a registration/insurance form prior to the cleanup and bring it with them. Anyone over 18 can sign the insurance form the day of the event.)
Palmira Miller, PEC
Hanover Street – 41.186742, -75.974100
From Nanticoke, Take Kosciuszko Street to turnaround, take first right onto Middle Road, at second turnaround take 2nd right onto Espy Street which leads to Front Street, which turns into Hanover Street, Meeting place is on the right under the PEC tent.