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Media Advisory: 95,000 New Recycling Carts to Begin Rolling Out in Central Virginia

May 11, 2023 | Published by Julie Buchanan

MEDIA ADVISORY                      When: Tuesday, May 16, 2023 11 a.m. Where: Henrico County Public Utilities Operations Center 10401 Woodman Road, Glen Allen, Virginia 23060 The location is on the Woodman Road campus and off Jessie Chavis Drive. See map. What: The Central Virginia Waste Management Authority will kick off deliveries of 95,000 new recycling carts to homes in Henrico, Hanover and Goochland. The event will include remarks from national partners, plus... Read More

Henrico County Shred It to Protect It

October 8, 2022 | Published by Julie Buchanan

Henrico County Police Department will hold its “Shred It to Protect It” event on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2022, at the Western Government Center, 4301 E. Parham Road. Henrico County residents may bring electronics for recycling (fees apply) and documents for shredding. For fees, accepted items and more information, visit the county’s website: https://henrico.us/calendar/shred-it-to-protect-it-2/

This Henrico Church Ministry Wants Your Plastic Grocery Bags (and Unused Fabric)

September 1, 2022 | Published by Julie Buchanan

Deb Farlow, left, greets Dorcas Daughters members at the West End Assembly of God during a Thursday gathering. Would you believe that a cute and functional handbag could be made from . . . plastic bags? Yes, those plastic bags. The ones we’ve been collecting for ages in our kitchens and garages. The Dorcas Daughters ministry at the West End Assembly of God are repurposing these plastic bags into mats,... Read More