October 1, 2013 > Hayward task force receives grant
Hayward task force receives grant
Submitted By Joe Camero
HaywardÕs Keep Hayward Clean & Green Task Force announced on September 12 that it was awarded a Waste Management Think Green¨ Grant as part of the environmental services companyÕs nationwide effort to improve community environments through cleanups, beautification, recycling and educational programs. Nationwide, 50 grants were awarded.
Keep Hayward Clean & Green Task ForceÕs winning proposal focuses on clean-up events, waste collection supplies and equipment and a pilot project to address illegal dumping in the City of Hayward to maintain a clean and green community.
ÒThe City of Hayward appreciates the $4,000 grant from the Keep America Beautiful Campaign and Waste Management of Alameda County, which will enable the Keep Hayward Clean and Green Task force to continue providing excellent volunteer services in the Hayward community,Ó said Mayor Michael Sweeney.