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Grant Funds Water Quality Improvement Projects

Prince William County’s Public Works Department recently received $2 million in grant money from the VA Department of Environmental Quality, or DEQ, for work on four water quality improvement projects within the county. The projects included two stream restorations, one water quality retrofit of existing stormwater management pond and one reforestation project. All of the projects, which received matching funding …

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8th Annual Upper Occoquan River Cleanup Event

Provided by Prince William Soil and Water Conservation District On Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 9:00 a. m. until 2:00 p. m. (rain date April 29, 2017), Prince William Trails and Streams Coalition (PWTSC), a 501(c)3 organization, is conducting its 8th annual clean-up of the upper Occoquan River, from nine different sites along 25+ miles of the Occoquan River. The clean-up ranges …

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Volunteers Needed to Clean Occoquan River

Provided by Prince William Trails & Streams Coalition On Saturday, April 9, 2016 from 9:00 a. m. until 2:00 p. m. (rain date April 23, 2016), Prince William Trails and Streams Coalition (PWTSC), a 501(c)3 organization, is conducting its seventh annual clean-up of the upper Occoquan River, from nine different sites along 25+ miles of the Occoquan River. The clean-up ranges from …

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County Recycling Rate Increases to 41.3%

County Continues to Exceed State Mandate  June 24, 2013, Prince William, VA — Prince William County achieved a recycle rate of 41.3% in 2012.  The Prince William County Public Works, Solid Waste Division Recycling Office received confirmation from Virginia Department of Environment Quality (DEQ) of the County’s Recycling Rate in June. This was an increase from the 2011 recycling rate …

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