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February 06, 2014 RGJ covers KTMB 25th anniversary

Read the full story at RGJ.com Outdoors: Nonprofit Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful celebrates 25 years with outreach efforts by Regina Bradley …To commemorate its silver anniversary, KTMB is organizing 25 events and programs that emphasize community awareness regarding issues including litter, illegal dumping, proper recycling and how to maintain quality of life in the Truckee… Continue reading

January 15, 2014 MEDIA ALERT: More than 10,000 trees recycled in Washoe County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE J Merriman, Communications Manager (775) 851-5185 jmerriman@ktmb.org Karl Walquist, NV Energy (775) 834-3891 kwalquist@nvenergy.com Photos, video and more available at http://ktmb.org/christmas-tree-recycling/ Note: Events mentioned are called KTMB’s Christmas Tree Recycling and KTMB’s 25for25 Silver Celebration More than 10,000 trees recycled in Washoe County 300 volunteers covered 108 shifts during community program Reno,… Continue reading

January 10, 2014 MEDIA ALERT: Put phone books in curbside bins

MEDIA ALERT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: J Merriman, Communications Manager jmerriman@ktmb.org I 775.851.5185 Find out more about phone book recycling Note: Event mentioned is called KTMB’s 25for25 Silver Celebration (#25for25) Recycle phone books curbside Residents without curbside recycling can take phone books to Recycle America locations RENO, NV (Jan. 10, 2014) – In previous years,… Continue reading

December 12, 2013 MEDIA ALERT: KTMB’s Christmas Tree Recycling starts Dec. 26

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: J Merriman, Communications Manager jmerriman@ktmb.org I 775.851.5185 Map of locations, photos and more: http://ktmb.org/christmas-tree-recycling/ Note: Events are called KTMB’s Christmas Tree Recycling and KTMB’s 25for25 Silver Celebration (#25for25) KTMB’s Christmas Tree Recycling starts Dec. 26 Volunteers needed for program; trees recycled into mulch for area parks Reno, NV (Dec. 12, 2013)… Continue reading

November 02, 2013 MEDIA ALERT: Hundreds of volunteers Make A Difference today

MEDIA ALERT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: J Merriman, Communications Manager jmerriman@ktmb.org I 775.851.5185 Map of cleanup locations, photos, video and more. Hundreds of volunteers Make A Difference today Washoe County shows how much they care in 16 area parks RENO, NV (Nov. 2, 2013) – Today more than 500 residents spread out across the Truckee… Continue reading

October 22, 2013 MEDIA ALERT: Make A Difference Day Nov. 2

MEDIA ALERT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: J Merriman, Communications Manager jmerriman@ktmb.org I 775.851.5185 Map of cleanup locations, photos and more    Truckee Meadows Make A Difference Day Nov. 2 Volunteers will perform improvement projects, trash removal in 16 area parks RENO, NV (Oct. 22, 2013) – For more than 20 years, Americans have been joining… Continue reading

September 28, 2013 MEDIA ALERT: More than 16 tons trash, weeds removed from Truckee River

MEDIA ALERT PDF FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: J Merriman, Communications Manager jmerriman@ktmb.org I 775.851.5185 Map of cleanup locations, photos, video and more Note: Event is called KTMB’s Truckee River Cleanup Day Volunteers go extra mile for KTMB’s Truckee River Cleanup Day More than 16 tons of trash, weeds removed from Verdi to Lockwood RENO, NV… Continue reading

September 11, 2013 RGJ covers The Trash Lady, Waste Warriors video

Beth Isaeff, known for many years as The Trash Lady, first started her presentations after seeing a call for ideas from Alicia Reban, then the executive director of Western Nevada Clean Communities (which became Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful), almost 20 years ago in the Reno Gazette-Journal. We were so excited to have Guy Clifton interview… Continue reading

September 10, 2013 MEDIA ALERT: KTMB’s Truckee River Cleanup Day Sept. 28

MEDIA ALERT PDF FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: J Merriman, Communications Manager jmerriman@ktmb.org I 775.851.5185 Photos, video and more Volunteer After summer of festivals, recreation, time to clean up river Volunteers expected to pull 13 tons of trash from Truckee River banks Sept. 28 RENO, NV (Sept. 10, 2013) – More than 600 volunteers are expected… Continue reading

September 04, 2013 MEDIA ALERT: Results of KTMB Litter Survey show improvement

MEDIA ALERT PDF FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: J Merriman, Communications Manager jmerriman@ktmb.org I 775.851.5185 Find out more about the KTMB Litter Survey Find studies about litter/dumping and the economy Truckee Meadows sees great improvement in key littered areas KTMB Litter Survey provides data to local and national agencies RENO, NV (Sept.4, 2013) – Keep Truckee… Continue reading

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