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Keep Louisiana Beautiful’s Everyday Hero Award Nominations Open

BATON ROUGE, LA – Keep Louisiana Beautiful (KLB) wants to honor Louisiana’s “Everyday Hero’s” by presenting eight awards to groups, companies and individuals whose exemplary efforts, large and small, help to keep our state beautiful. KLB will honor the winners with the distinction of “Everyday Hero” at KLB’s state conference awards banquet in Baton Rouge,

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Top leaders and 4,300 volunteers work to make a clean Louisiana a reality.

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KLB Honors Louisiana’s “Everyday Heroes.”

Heroic actions aren’t always grand gestures. In fact, sometimes being a hero means having the audacity to go above and beyond the norm; dedicating yourself to a worthy cause; choosing the road less traveled if it means doing good and helping others. On a daily basis, individuals, companies and organizations across Louisiana work to better

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Environmental Enforcement: Protecting and Preserving Louisiana’s Natural Beauty.

Summertime in South Louisiana means three months full of fun on the water, family road trips, and for some, hometown staycations. Whether you’re a weekend road warrior or playing tourist in your own city, it’s important to remember to preserve and protect those destinations you hold dear by preventing litter. After all, it is the

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One Conference, Two Days, Endless Environmental Impact.

Passionate about preserving and protecting our ecosystem? Committed to eliminating roadside litter? Ready to reduce, reuse and recycle? Keep Louisiana Beautiful’s 13th Annual State Conference is designed to stimulate statewide environmental improvement by educating attendees on the most up-to-date information on litter, recycling and state beautification. The two-day conference is also dedicated to sparking new

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Keep Louisiana Beautiful Spends the Day at the Legislature

On April 21st, the eve of Earth Day, Keep Louisiana Beautiful will arrive at the Louisiana state capitol building in Baton Rouge to meet state legislators. Keep Louisiana Beautiful staff, board members, and representatives from KLB affiliates throughout the state will be stationed in the capitol rotunda to greet Louisiana’s new and incumbent state legislators.

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Environmental Law Enforcement Training

We all see roadside signs warning us of the fines associated with littering – but we also see mounds of litter that fill our ditches, accumulate near our storm drains, and float down our waterways. A closer look reveals heaps of trash and used tires dumped in a forgotten place, and appliances and odd car

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How Will You Help America Clean Up?

Each year between March and May, more than 20 thousand communities across America join efforts to tidy up and beautify our collective home in what has become our country’s largest community improvement program, Keep America Beautiful’s Great American Cleanup. The Great American Cleanup relies on the local knowledge and hard work of millions of volunteers

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Leading the Charge for a Cleaner Louisiana

On Friday, March 18th, Keep Louisiana Beautiful (KLB) will call on hundreds of our state’s finest public servants, business and political leaders to stand in unity for a cleaner tomorrow at its third annual Leaders Against Litter event. Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser leads the way by personally inviting more than 1,500 state leaders to volunteer

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2016 Grant Applications Now Open

Keep Louisiana Beautiful is proud to offer two grant opportunities this year to assist local organizations with their ongoing efforts to beautify their communities and improve local environments.  Applications for both the Healthy Communities Grant and the Trash Receptacle Mini-Grant opened on Monday, January 18th and will continue to be accepted through Friday, April 7th.

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