In just its third year, the volunteer litter cleanup event “Pick Up the Poconos Day” on Saturday, September 26 expanded to cover all four counties (Wayne, Pike, Monroe and Carbon) and removed hundreds of bags of garbage from area roadways and public spaces.
Thursday, September 24, 2020 12:00 PM by James Hamill
Volunteers Tackle Litter on Annual Pick Up the Poconos Day
WHAT: Pick Up the Poconos Day
A one-day volunteer litter cleanup event organized by the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau, supported by PennDOT, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, Monroe County Municipal Waste Management Authority, Waste Management and Pennsylvania Environmental Council as well as East Stroudsburg University and numerous municipalities across the Pocono Mountains.
Tuesday, September 8, 2020 9:00 AM by Brian Bossuyt
For the third year in a row, the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB) is seeking volunteers for an official litter pick-up day to take place on September 26th, 2020.
The Pocono Mountains has been chosen by USA TODAY 10Best readers as the 8th Best Destination for Fall Foliage for 2020. The Poconos has now been recognized as one of the best spots to view the colorful leaves several years in a row.