Litter: Stop It! Don't Drop It!

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Arbor Day Celebration – Annual Tree Planting and Tree Give-away
  • Bogue Falaya River Sweep, Annual Clean-up Event
  • Covington Clean & Green Race
  • Plant Street-side Planters in Downtown Covington
  • Blue Swamp Creek Nature Trail


  • $ 9,380 Keep Louisiana Beautiful Healthy Community Grant, 2016-2017
  • $ 7,500 Urban & Community Forestry Grant - Proto-type Master Tree Planting Plan 2014-2015
  • $ 1,000 Darden Foundation, 2014 Restaurant Community Grant, Preservation of Natural Resources
  • Blue Swamp Creek Nature Trail, Native Plant Demonstration Garden
  • $ 1,500 Keep Louisiana Beautiful Leaders Against Litter Project 2014
  • $ 5,653 Keep Louisiana Beautiful Healthy Community Grant, 2012-2013
  • Stream Cleanup, Paper Recycling
  • 2016 Keep America Beautiful President's Circle Award
  • $ 1,500 Kohl's Associates in Action Grant
  • $10,000 UPS Foundation Community Improvement Grant - Blue Swamp Creek Nature Trail
  • $ 5,000 Keep Louisiana Beautiful Healthy Community Grant, 2011 – Play Ball-Recycle-Learn
  • $10,000 Keep Louisiana Beautiful Community Grant, 2010 – Litter: educate & eliminate
  • 2010 USDA People's Garden Award
  • $45,000 LDAF Grant, 2007-2008 – planted over 300 trees
  • $ 9,500 UCF Grant, 2007-2008 – inventoried 200 Live Oaks on public property
  • $ 5,000 UCF Grant, 2008-2009 – developed street tree inventory prototype
  • $15,000 Keep Louisiana Beautiful Community Grant, 2008 –community service litter abatement program
  • $1,500 Cigarette Litter Prevention Grants, 2008 & 2009-Cigarette ash receptacles placed downtown & in parks
  • $500 Native Plant Society Grant – planted garden of native plants in downtown oxlot
  • Louisiana DEQ Award, 2007 – third place for community beautification
  • Tree City USA Growth Award, 2008 – developed City of Covington Tree Care Plan


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Native Plant Oxlot Garden Downtown Streetside Planters Downtown Streetside Planters Volunteers bag butts New Trees at Recreation  Complex 275 lbs of trash, including a bicycle! Covington Rotary Club donates information board Kohl's Cares Volunteers help at Nature Trail St. Paul's Environmental Science students help at Nature Trail Welcome to the Blue Swamp Creek Nature Trail Location Map for Blue Swamp Creek Nature Trail Mission Green Litter Skit Pineview Talented Theatre Students






















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