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Earth Day 2022 Clean-Up Opportunity & Electronics Recycling
April 23, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm EDT
Earth Day 2022 may have come to an end, but neighbors are still able express support for environmental issues and protection on Saturday, April 23 thanks to the following two events across the Mount Vernon Triangle & Northwest One communities being organized by Pepco and Smoot Construction:
Volunteers will meet at 9 a.m. at the Severna on K at 43 K Street NW and will be disperse in the area to:
- Assist with neighborhood clean-up efforts
- Assist seniors and other local resident dispose of materials and trash
Dumpsters will be located on Pepco’s property at the corner of K Street NW & New Jersey Avenue NW for residents to dispose of unwanted items and trash. Dumpsters will be removed from the site the following morning to dispose of collected trash. Refreshments and lunch for volunteers and neighbors will be provided by Smoot Construction.
The Mount Vernon Triangle CID and FRESHFARM MVT Market have partnered with Pepco to collect unwanted electronics during market from 9am-1pm on Saturday, April 23. Items suitable for recycling include computers, monitors, gaming consoles, mice, keyboards, printers, cellular phones, computer speakers, DVD players, printers, and other electronics. The market is located at 499 I Street NW at the intersection of 5th & I Streets NW.