Keep Cincinnati Beautiful

Cincinnati budget
9:35 pm
Mon October 27, 2014

Some win, some lose in Cincy federal funds decisions

A Cincinnati Council majority is ready to approve a plan to allocate federal funds that make cuts to some popular programs.  The Budget and Finance Committee yesterday passed a proposal spending Community Development Block Grant dollars.

The federal money is being shifted in part to pay for part of Mayor John Cranley's Hand Up initiative to reduce poverty.  

But the proposal means some other popular programs in the city will see reduced funding or no money at all.  

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Recycling
4:01 pm
Fri October 17, 2014

Saturday event takes the recyclables Rumpke won't

The One Stop Drop, organized by Keep Cincinnati Beautiful and the Oakley Recycles Project, is scheduled for Saturday, October 18 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Whole Foods Market in Rookwood Commons.

Acceptable items include:

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Recycling
4:43 am
Fri August 2, 2013

One day event to collect hard-to-recycle items

Credit http://keepcincinnatibeautiful.org/

Keep Cincinnati Beautiful is offering a one-day free recycling event Saturday for hard-to-recycle items.

They'll be taking various kinds of e-waste like cell phones and computer components along with plastic grocery bags and number 5 plastics.

The one-stop-drop will be at the Whole Foods in Rookwood Commons.

Full details:

WHEN: Saturday, August 3, 2013
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

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Litter pick-up
11:15 am
Fri April 5, 2013

Cleaning up near Cincinnati interstates

Mark Heyne

Keep Cincinnati Beautiful is teaming up with the Ohio Department of Transportation for a clean-up project Saturday focusing on the city’s dirtiest entrance and exit ramps on Interstates 71 and 75.

Volunteers are asked to report to the ODOT location at 1400 Seymour Avenue in Cincinnati by 10:30 a.m.

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