Keep Greene Beautiful Events
Keep Greene Beautiful arranges a number of local events in order to promote civic responsibility, instill community pride and get citizens involved in keeping the community beautiful and green. These events range from networking events to breakfasts and fundraisers to trash collection drives.
Keep Greene Beautiful also coordinates activities and events in support of national events and celebrations. Learn more about Keep Greene Beautiful’s events by checking them out below!
Great American Cleanup
The Great American Cleanup, held from March to May, is the nation’s largest community improvement program built on the foundation of individual responsibility and civic pride. Local groups and organizations are encouraged to initiate cleanup and beautification projects in conjunction with this national program.
Garbage bags and cleanup items are available at no cost.
Contact Keep Greene Beautiful Director Jennifer Wilder for more information or to report a cleanup in your area.
Arbor Day Celebration
Arbor Day is celebrated nationwide on March 1, and Keep Greene Beautiful plans activities to support the event each year.
Hazardous Household Waste Collection
The Hazardous Household Waste Collection is sponsored by the state of Tennessee and held annually to allow citizens of Greene County to dispose of hazardous household waste that cannot be thrown away like regular trash.
The 2021 collection will be held on November 13, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Hal Henard Elementary parking lot. Click here for a list of items accepted at the collection
Sanitation Appreciation Breakfast
This breakfast is held to recognize employees of the Greeneville Public Works Department, the Greeneville/Greene County Landfill and Greene County Solid Waste Department for their outstanding service during the year.