Keep Bartow Beautiful

 "Bartow's Environmental Education Resource"
          KBB KAB affiliate                                                                                                

Our mission is to encourage community environmental activities and behaviors, resulting in a more beautiful Bartow.

Celebrating our 7th "President's Circle Award" from Keep America Beautiful  

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 Welcome! Please visit our Flickr© account to view some of our best pictures!

Keep Bartow Beautiful is a certified affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, Inc. The program was certified in November, 2000, and operates under an umbrella of support from the Bartow County Government and the city Governments of Adairsville, Cartersville, Emerson, Euharlee, Kingston, Taylorsville, and White, with Board appointees from each. A diverse Board of 20 community representatives from business, industry, media, education, government, and civic groups. These representatives provide leadership in support of local, state and national goals and objectives in the areas of litter, solid waste disposal, recycling, waste reduction, composting, and beautification. Board members meet quarterly when possible. The public is invited to attend. All meetings are open. 

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Environmental Programs

Litter Enforcement Training (Register)
- Environmental Management System (EvMS)
- Conservation Tips & Training

Greenspace & Trails

- Greenspace/Trails
 - Spring Bank Oak  & Spring Bank History

Recycling Programs

- RECYCLE FROM HOME - for Bartow Employees    
- School Recycling Contest
- Christmas Tree Recycling

Litter Programs

- Adopt A Road
- Great American Cleanup
- Allatoona Community Junk Dump
- Lake Allatoona Cleanup
- Pet Waste Stations/Recreational Trails

Water Quality EducationPrograms

Adopt A Stream
- Etowah River Water Trail

- Rivers Alive 

Garden & Beautification Programs

- Arbor Day
- City of Cartersville Downtown Planter Project  2015 2016
- Shakespeare Garden/Downtown Cartersville
- Georgia Highlands Pollinator Garden See Video (7:06 mins in)
- Old Hardin Bridge Canoe/Kayak Launch _ Pollinator Garden an Anheuser Busch Volunteer Project
- Neel's Landing - Friends of GA Power Infiltration/Native Pollinator Garden Volunteer Project

Cultural Programs

- Bartow Carver Park - Heritage/Memories Day February 16, 2019
- Oral History Videos 
- Proposed Black History Heritage Trail
- AAQDP - African American Quilt Documentation & Sculpture Installation Project

Other useful links

Code Enforcement
Conservation Tips & Training
Water Toolkit
Water Sense

Clean Air Campaign

Sheri Henshaw
Sustainability Programs Coordinator

Missy Phillips
Assistant Sustainability Programs Coordinator

135 West Cherokee Avenue
Cartersville, Georgia 30120
1st Floor - Frank Moore Administration Building - Suite 125

Phone: 770-387-5167
Fax: 770-606-2243
Business Hours:
Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m., excluding holidays