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November 20, 2017

McKeesport to celebrate America Recycles Day

Seasonal public works employees Austin Fagan, left, and Myselo King prepare recycle bins for delivery to McKeesport residents.

By JEFF STITT

jstitt@yourmvi.com

Today is America Recycles Day and McKeesport is hoping to include as many city households as possible in the celebration.

Utilizing a $216,934 grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, the city was able to purchase more than 4,000 recycling bins which will be distributed to residents as the city asks them to do their part to boost McKeesport’s recycling program.

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