Free Environmental Resources Roadshows in Yuma and Ajo

Everyone is invited: community members, elected officials, Tribes, government agencies, school representatives and business members.

Keep Arizona Beautiful (KAZB), Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ), and Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) staff will conduct two “Environmental Resources Roadshows,” where attendees will learn about ways to improve their local environment.

Yuma

Mon., Apr. 18, 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Public Works Training Room 155 W 14th St. Yuma, AZ 85364

Ajo

Tues., Apr. 19, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Salazar-Ajo Public Library 15 W Plaza St., #179 Ajo, AZ 85321

The Environmental Resources Roadshow partnership encourages community members, Tribes, business people, elected officials, government agencies and school representatives in Yuma and Ajo and the surrounding area to attend one of the no-cost, two-hour events. Following brief presentations, attendees can engage in open dialogue and participate in a question and answer session.

Topics:

ADEQ: successful recycling programs such as electronic waste and food recovery

ADEQ: how communities can benefit from ADEQ’s brownfields grants and technical expertise

ADOT: volunteer process for adopting sections of Arizona highways for litter cleanup

KAZB: statewide litter prevention, recycling and beautification programs

If you are interested in the Environmental Resources Roadshow presenting in your community in 2016, please email admin@kazb.org.