Projects & Events

Tire, Appliance, Electronics & Shredding Amnesty Events

Residents are invited to drop off old vehicle tires, appliances, and electronics for recycling at reduced rates. Free shredding is also available. For more information, check out the 2017 event flyer (PDF).
Powhatan Anti-Litter Council

Clean-up Blitz (April)

County residents are encouraged to clean up roadways near their residences and businesses.Application W9 Form

Earth Day Celebration & Electronics Recycling (April)

Committee members worked with the 2009 Earth Day Coalition to create an event to raise awareness and go green.

James River Clean up (September)

Groups, individuals and businesses come together to clean up the James River and river banks.

Clean Business Award (Annual)

The Council recognizes one business owner annually for their efforts in recycling and clean up efforts.

America Recycles & Paper Shredding (November)

The council takes part in this nationwide effort to encourage young and old to recycle. Special efforts are made through Powhatan schools.

Christmas Tree Recycling (December - January)

The council teams up with Yard Works to promote tree recycling during the month of January.

More Information

For more information, email Cathy Howland or call 804-598-5640. You can also check out our Facebook page for updates and news.
Blessed Sacrament road cleanup

2017 Clean-up Blitz Photos