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Tips for a Zero-Waste Cookout

May 21, 2024 | Published by Julie Buchanan

Summer, summer, summertime. Time to sit back and unwind. What’s a better way to unwind than a summer cookout? We know: A cookout with less waste. There’s less to clean up! Plus, there’s less cost in the long run. Here are some ways you can have a zero-waste cookout: Give guests a heads up. In your invitation, tell guests upfront you’re striving for a zero- or low-waste cookout. Encourage them... Read More

Memorial Day Holiday 2023 to Delay CVWMA Recycling and Trash Collections

May 24, 2023 | Published by Julie Buchanan

RICHMOND, VA — All CVWMA collections will be on a one-day delay during the week of Memorial Day 2023. There will be no collections on Monday, May 29, 2023. Trash pickup in Ashland, Colonial Heights, Hopewell and Petersburg will slide to the following day. Red Week recycling collections also will slide to the following day. Collections normally scheduled for Friday will occur on Saturday. For more information, go to www.cvwma.com/holidays.... Read More