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WVDEP accepting applications for 2021 Make It Shine spring cleanup


CHARLESTON – Applications are now available for the 2021 West Virginia Make It Shine Spring Statewide Cleanup. The annual event is sponsored by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection’s (WVDEP) Rehabilitation Environmental Action Plan (REAP).

Normally held during the first two weeks of April, this year’s event was pushed back due to Covid-19 and will take place from May 1st - 15th. The Make It Shine program will provide resources such as cleanup materials, waste hauling, and landfill fees to community groups volunteering to conduct litter cleanups in state streams or on public lands.

Learn more from the Beckley’s Register-Herald