Entries by Vicky Croft

City of Cocoa Beach, KBB and Waste Management Showcased

Each year, the U.S. Conference of Mayors Business Council showcases outstanding and innovative public/private partnerships in a best practices report to inspire other cities to work with companies to address issues.  Waste Management’s partnership with the City of Cocoa Beach and Keep Brevard Beautiful was selected for inclusion in the 2016 report for the Cocoa […]

Michigan Company’s Plan to Keep Pollution out of the Indian River Lagoon

article by Tyler Treadway, tyler.treadway@tcpalm.com  FLORIDA TODAY VERO BEACH — A Michigan company is out to prove it can literally shock pollutants out of water entering the Indian River Lagoon. Along the Main Relief Canal just north of Indian River County government offices, Greenfield Resources has set up a trailer full of plastic tubes and machinery […]

KBB Trash Bash 2017

Thank you to all our partners, volunteers and sponsors who helped us remove more than 30,000 pounds of trash all across Brevard County on April 1st. Rick Neale , FLORIDA TODAY Published 12:34 p.m. ET April 5, 2017 More than 1,150 litter-busting volunteers collected 30,642 pounds of discarded garbage — including an abandoned 19-inch television […]