Joe’s Stream Team Call to Action

The Creative Works Stream Team out of Joe’s Movement Emporium has been working diligently to maintain consistent clean-outs of the litter trap in the local Arundel canal right here in the city of Mount Rainier. The Arundel canal is a tributary of the Anacostia River and its watershed. Those who know of the Stream Team …

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Community Conversation – Trash & Recycling

September 11, 2018 at City Hall the City Council will be hosting a Community Conversation concerning trash and recycling in Mount Rainier.  The event will start at 7 PM to ask your questions about the recycling/trash cart roll out or recycling in general.  Councilmember Luke Chesek, Green Team Chair Joseph Jakuta, and Director of Public …

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The “Stryofoam” Ban

Just three days before we celebrated America’s independence, PG County initiated our freedom from a lesser know menace: expanded polystyrene (EPS), more well known by a certain brand name, styrofoam. EPS is often used in cups to serve hot beverages, carry out food, or package goods for transport (in peanut form). But it’s not economical …

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