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Annual OCCA garage sale is April 30-May 1

The Otsego County Conservation Association will hold its annual “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” Garage Sale on Saturday, April 30 and Sunday May 1 in the Cooperstown Farmers’ Market building at 101 Main Street (in Pioneer Alley), Cooperstown. The official collection dates for the OCCA garage sale will be April 25-28 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. […]

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OCCA to clean up highway on Earth Day

SPRINGFIELD – Otsego County Conservation Association is seeking volunteers to help clean up a portion of State Route 80 beginning at 8 a.m. onFriday, April 22, which is also Earth Day. “It’s appropriate that we’re holding our first highway cleanup of the year on Earth Day,” said Jeff O’Handley, OCCA’s program director. “Litter is a […]

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Free recycling for farm plastics, wood pellet bags

OTSEGO COUNTY – Farmers wishing to drop off used agricultural plastic for free recycling will have two opportunities to do so this spring. Collection dates are scheduled for Saturday, May 7 at the Southern Transfer Station in Oneonta, and Thursday, May 12 at the Northern Transfer Station in Cooperstown. Collections on both days run from […]

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Lions Club, Otsego County Chamber join recycling effort

COOPERSTOWN – The Otsego County Chamber of Commerce and Lions Club of Cooperstown are the latest to partner with Otsego County Conservation Association in a combination recycling/fundraising effort. “The Otsego County Chamber will be hosting a collection bin at their office in Oneonta,” said OCCA Executive Director Darla M. Youngs. “Rich McCaffery spearheads the effort […]

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ECO-BULLETIN – April 4, 2016: Vol. 9, No. 9

(If the Eco-bulletin formatting does not translate properly to your e-mail, you can view all Eco-bulletin archives here: http://us8.campaign-archive2.com/home/?u=f6a14dc5b08a76f1751514109&id=910c414578) Eco-bulletin headlines this issue: HIKE PLANNED APRIL 5 AT HICK STATE FOREST COMPLETE DETAILS AVAILABLE FOR THIS SATURDAY’S EARTH FESTIVAL TEXTILE RECYCLING UPDATE FROM RE-CLOTHE NY FREE RECYCLING FOR FARM PLASTICS, WOOD PELLET BAGS EVENTS PLANNED […]

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