Tag Archives: cleanup


DEM declares Pond View cleanup complete

DEM declares Pond View cleanup complete

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announced Friday, Sept. 6, that the closure and cleanup of the site of the former Trans-Load America (TLA)/Pond View recycling facility in East Providence has been completed. Over the course of the past four months, 12,524 tons of material has been removed from the facility

Rose Keogh and Matt Fiske help clean up the shoreline at last year’s International Coastal Cleanup.

Help clean up East Bay beaches Saturday

EAST BAY — The beach crowds may have thinned out this month, but they’ll be crowded this Saturday. That’s when thousands of individuals, groups and families come with work gloves and trash bags to participate in one of the largest global volunteer events, the International Coastal Cleanup. Organized internationally by the Ocean Conservancy and locally