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At the Village of South Wilmington, we are committed to providing safe, high quality water services to our community, while maintaining a standard of excellence in customer service and environmental conservation.

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Recycling P/U Days: June 4, 18; July 2, 16, 30

Village Wide Clean Up Day:  June 4

Party in the Park July 27, 28, 29

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Ordinance 2017-3

May 12, 2017

Effective May 10, 2017 - No person shall deposit or cause to be deposited in the public right of way any weeds, grass clippings, or leaves, and no person shall operate any lawn mower, lawn sweep or other mechanical device used for cutting weeds or grass or collecting leaves in such a manner as to permit or cause the weeds, grass clippings, or leaves discharged from said lawn mower, lawn sweep or other mechanical device to be deposited or blown into the public right away.  

Any person found to have violated this ordinance shall be fined not less than $75.00, nor more than $750.00.

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Plastic, plastic, everywhere

Plastic, plastic, everywhere

September 01, 2018

The production of plastic has grown 8 percent a year for decades, much more than any other manufactured material, because plastic is just so useful. We use it for packaging (43%) and construction (20%); we have plastic in our clothes, our cars, our computers.

Plastic really is everywhere.

“Roland Geyer, an industrial ecologist at the University of California, Santa Barbara, says no one had tallied how much plastic people have manufactured since its invention. When he did it, he was shocked at what he found. 'Eight point three billion metric tons of plastics produced so far. That's just really a staggering amount.' He did some calculations to understand that number. 'And it turned out that it can cover an area the size of Argentina,' he says, 'which is the eighth-largest country in the world.' 

'Ankle deep.'"NPR

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