Nov 252015


An Environmental Resources Roadshow will be presented from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 3, in the Route 66 Auditorium at the historic Navajo County Courthouse, located at 100 E. Arizona St. in Holbrook. It will be conducted by staff members of the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ), Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) Adopt a Highway Volunteer Programs and Keep Arizona Beautiful (KAZB).

ADEQ encourages community members, business people, public officials and school representatives in Holbrook and the surrounding area to attend the no-cost event. Following brief presentations, attendees can engage in open dialogue, and participate in a question and answer session.

ADEQ will address successful municipal recycling programs such as electronic waste and food recovery, and how communities can benefit from ADEQ’s brownfields grants and technical expertise.

ADOT will focus on the volunteer process for adopting sections of Arizona highways for litter cleanup. KAZB will focus on statewide litter prevention, recycling and beautification programs.