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Project Clean Stream Kicks Off Around Maryland

Some major spring cleaning! But these Marylanders aren’t getting their homes in order, they’re working on something even bigger.

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Prince George’s Partners With SHA For Litter Blitz

The Prince George’s County Department of Public Works and the State Highway Administration are joining forces to fight littering.

03/21/2014

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Ice Storm Downs Trees, Extends Cleanup Efforts In Md.

Nature left a natural mess, and across the state tree removal crews were at work.

02/06/2014

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Lincoln Memorial Vandalism Cleanup Wrapping Up

The National Park Service says the cleanup is wrapping up at the Lincoln Memorial, three weeks after the statue was vandalized with green paint.

08/16/2013

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Volunteers Wanted To Weed 2 Md. Recreation Areas

Maryland officials are looking for volunteers to help remove invasive weeds at two recreation areas along the Patuxent River.

07/11/2013

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Chesapeake Bay Restoration Makes Progress But Won’t Reach Goal

Washington, D.C., and states within the Chesapeake Bay watershed are making progress to reduce pollution flowing into the hobbled estuary but none is on track to meet cleanup commitments set this year, an analysis by environmental groups concludes.

07/08/2013

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Carroll County Will Pay Stormwater Fee, Not Residents

Carroll County will use county funding to contribute to a state-mandated stormwater remediation effort instead of implementing a fee for individual residents and businesses.

06/28/2013

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NTSB Releases First Update On Rosedale Train Derailment

The explosion shook many in and around Baltimore and now the NTSB has released its first comprehensive update on the Rosedale train/truck crash.

06/05/2013

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Volunteers Hunt For Cures Along Pasadena Creek

For Bill Flohr, it was great to grow up on Rock Creek in the 1960s.

06/05/2013

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City Hauls Away Massive Amounts Of Trash In Gwynns Run Stream Cleanup

Gwynns Run got a mass cleanup Friday. City workers hauled away tons of trash and debris from the watershed.

03/22/2013

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Frederick Legislators Vote To Fight Stormwater Fee

Frederick County lawmakers voted to support a bill releasing the county from charging property owners a stormwater runoff fee.

01/19/2013

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Baltimore County To Receive Sandy Aid From FEMA

When Superstorm Sandy rolled over the East Coast, Maryland was largely spared, but there was enough damage to attract the attention of federal authorities.

01/04/2013

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