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MDEQ awards solid waste assistance grant to Grenada

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The City of Grenada has received a solid waste assistance grant.

Posted: Nov. 17, 2017 8:59 AM

GRENADA, Miss. (WTVA) – The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) has awarded the City of Grenada a grant to be used to clean up illegal dump sites and water bottle filling stations.

The solid waste assistance grant totals $20,000.

These grants are used by local communities for programs to prevent and clean up unauthorized dumps; to aid in hiring local solid waste enforcement officers; for public education efforts on solid waste disposal and recycling; and to establish programs for the collection of white goods, bulky wastes and recyclables.

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