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    *June 26, 2014
        ACUA Grows its Green Fleet with New Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Roll-off Truck
    *June 25, 2014
        Public Invited to Learn About “Catching the Rain” at ACUA Rain Barrel Demo and Display of Rain Barrels Painted by NJ Artists
    *June 9, 2014
        Indonesian Delegation to Tour ACUA Wastewater Operation in Atlantic City and Solid Waste Facilities in Egg Harbor Township
    *May 30, 2014
        2014 Marks 25th Straight Year ACUA’s Audit Receives an Unqualified Opinion and Includes No Recommendations
    *May 19, 2014
        Recycle Your Bike! May 31st Collection at ACUA Benefits Local Kids and Families in Need
    *May 22, 2014
        ACUA Reminds Residents to Recycle This Memorial Day Holiday and “Put It Out There”
    *May 7, 2014
        Progress Continues on the Atlantic County Utilities Authority’s Wellington Avenue Force Main
    *May 5, 2014
        ACUA’s Earth Day Color Run Nets $2,640 for Local Charity
    *April 17, 2014
        ACUA’s Earth Day Celebration on April 27, 2014 Unites Citizens Around a Common Theme
    *April 15, 2014
         “Colors of the Earth” 5k Fun Run at ACUA’s Earth Day Festival April 27, 2014
    *April 14, 2014
        ACUA Ranks 4th in the 100 Best Fleets in North America Program
    *April 1, 2014
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority Responds to Small Sewer Leak in Ventnor Heights
    *March 20, 2014
        Landfill Operations and Odor Control
    *February 26, 2013
        Innovative Rain Barrel Project Introduces Top Ten Artists and Sponsorship Teams
    *February 13, 2014
        Keep America Beautiful Announces New Jersey School Recycling Champions
    *January 23, 2014
        Celebrating the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: Stockton Students Make a Difference at Atlantic County Utilities Authority
    *December 30, 2013
        New Jersey League of Municipalities Complies with Recycling Law and Nets Tonnage for Atlantic City
    *December 30, 2013
        ACUA Awarded Five-Year Trash Collection Contract by Weymouth Township - Services to Begin January 2
    *December 19, 2013
        Christmas Comes Early for ACUA as Three New 'Green' Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Recycling/Trash Trucks Arrive Just In Time for the Holidays
    *December 18, 2013
         Atlantic County Utilities Authority Honored by Atlantic County Superstorm Sandy Long-Term Recovery Group
    *December 6, 2013
        Rutgers Environmental Steward Training - Classes Begin January 15, 2014
    *November 25, 2013
        Community FoodBank Counting on ACUA Food Drive to Help Meet the Needs of Those Less Fortunate This Holiday Season
    *November 20, 2013
        Residents Receive Close Look at Recycling at America Recycles Day Open House
    *November 10, 2013
        Response to Press of Atlantic City Article
    *November 7, 2013
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority Brings National Recycling Celebration to Egg Harbor Township
    *November 5, 2013
        Residents Can Recycle Campaign Signs
    *October 25, 2013
        Moss Mill Road Reopens Two Weeks After Sinkhole is Discovered
    *October 20, 2013
        Repair to ACUA Sewer Line Progresses, Detours Anticipated to Continue as Final Stages of Repair Work is Completed
    *October 17, 2013
        Repair Work to ACUA Sewer Line Uncovers Structural Issue with Galloway Force Main, Additional Detours Should be Expected
    *October 15, 2013
        Sewer Sinkhole Causes Portion of Moss Mill Road in Smithville, Galloway Township to be Closed While Repairs are Made
    *October 13, 2013
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority Ranks 10th in the 2013 Government Green Fleet Awards
    *September 10, 2013
        ACUA Asks Atlantic County Residents to "Put It Out There"
        Super Community Tree Giveaway
        ACUA appoints new wastewater vice president
        ACUA Biosolids Management Program receives Gold Recognition
        ACUA achieves $1 million in revenue and savings from compressed natural gas (CNG) use
        Summer wind farm tours - come visit us!
        Wildlife thrives at ACUA facilities
        Excellent Ocean Water Quality Welcomes Visitors to Atlantic County Beaches
        The Atlantic County Utilities Authority (ACUA) recognized as one of the “100 Best Fleets” in North American Program for third year
        CVP selects Atlantic County Utilities Authority as newest community partner
        Volunteers remove seven tons of debris from Route 30
        ACUA partners with NJ Clean Communities, NJDOT to clean up ‘gateways’ to Atlantic City before Memorial Day holiday
        ACUA hosts Russian Business Cooperative and International Municipal Clerks Tuesday, May 21
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority continues to reduce its carbon emissions
         Recycle Your Bike! May 11th collection at ACUA benefits local kids and families in need
        ACUA partners with major sponsors to celebrate annual Earth Day April 21, 2013
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority opens renewable energy powered vehicle wash facility
        ACUA to begin Linwood trash collection on Monday, March 18
        ACUA installs new Electric Vehicle Charging Stations as part of a nationwide EV Project
        Middle School of Pleasantville is the NJ Recycle-Bowl champion
        United Way, Atlantic County Utilities Authority partner to bring Superstorm Sandy long-term recovery supplies to Atlantic and Cape May Counties
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority awarded Silver-Level Recognition from the National Biosolids Partnership
        New Jersey State Climatologist and Rutgers University professor Dr. David A. Robinson, addresses attendees at Sustainable Jersey workshop on January 18th
        Registration open for 2013 Rutgers Environmental Stewards Program
        New Recycling Schedules for Northfield and Absecon
        Atlantic County joins a growing list of communities that recycle cartons
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority retires $28 million in solid waste debt; assumes ownership of Pinelands Park Landfill in Egg Harbor Township
        ACUA food drive helps meet need during critical post-superstorm ‘Sandy’ time
         Atlantic City Windfarm withstands force of Hurricane Sandy
        Atlantic County Schools Step Up to Compete in Nationwide K-12 School Recycling Competition
        Planning an event? Don't forget about recycling! ACUA has recycling containers to loan
        A Banner Year for the U.S. Wind Industry
        ACUA extends hours for disposal and announces changes to regularly scheduled collections due to storm
        June 30 & July 1 Collection Changes and Extended Hours of Operation
        ACUA recognized for second year as one the 100 Best Fleets in North America
        ACUA announces wind farm photo contest to mark Global Wind Day on June 15
        Sustainable Jersey offers workshops on energy, leadership and green purchasing
        The Compelling Case for Natural Gas Vehicles (NGV), a one-day workshop
        ACUA 'grows' its green fleet with two new electric vehicles
        ACUA to offer public tours of wind, solar and wastewater facilities every Monday at 12 pm beginning May 14th
        Strong turn out at May 5th Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Event
        Plenty of indoor activities mean the 22nd Annual Earth Day will go on rain or shine!
        Symposium marks 25 years of recycling in New Jersey
        ACUA partners with Major Sponsors to Celebrate Annual Earth Day April 22, 2012
        Bronze level recognition for ACUA from National Biosolids Partnership
        ACUA is open for disposal on Good Friday
        Changes to Hamilton Township Recycling Collection
        ACUA to host 100 area Girl Scouts on Saturday, March 31st
        Spring 2012 - Upcoming Sustainable Jersey workshops and webinars
        ACUA hosts NJIT Engineers without Borders Group for Windfarm Tour
        Oregon startup becomes first in US to use plasma gasification to convert household garbage into energy
        Margate City ranks No. 1 in recycling per capita in the state
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority and Delta Thermo Energy, Inc. Announce the Operational Testing of “Hydrothermal Decomposition” Technology
        Atlantic County reaps the environmental and economic benefits of compressed natural gas (CNG)
        40 million pounds of e-waste recycled in the first year of NJ's Electronic Waste Management Act
        ACUA receives New Jersey Governor's Environmental Excellence Award
        Report a collection issue or request a recycling bucket with your smartphone
        National Biosolids Partnership information is now online
        Rutgers Environmental Stewards offered at ACUA - register now for January session
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority ranks 5th at the Government Green Fleet Awards
        ACUA reminds residents about safe syringe disposal
        Pesticide Container Recycling - October 7 in Hammonton
        ULI hosts Alternative Energy Symposium October 12
        Ride or Walk the Atlantic County Bikeway with the ACUA Bike Club October 16
        Egg Harbor Township residents: recycle your old trash can!
        Red Cross Blood Drive at ACUA October 6
        Ocean City Food Drive Planned for Week of September 26th
        Hammonton shows greatest increase in recycling for Atlantic County; Larger bins and an educated public contribute to program’s success
        South Jersey Industries to host SNJDC Energy/Environment Committee Meeting on September 19
        ACUA single stream recycling facility re-opening makes headlines
        Green Fleets Transportation Workshops set for October 4 & 6
        ACUA earns more than $1.5 million selling SRECs
        Downed trees, branches; disposing of yard waste after Irene
        View photos from the re-opening of ACUA's Recycling Center
        Special Collection for Absecon Yard Waste
        Windfarm Open House Tour - cancelled Monday, Aug. 29
        ACUA and Hudson Baylor bring single stream processing of recycling to Atlantic County
        ACUA featured in the Alliance for Natural Gas video
        ACUA selected to participate in Biosolids Management Program
        Watershed Ambassadors needed
        Taste of the Quarter - United Way Benefit
        ACUA Offers Open House Wind Farm Tours - Every Monday and Friday at 12 p.m. beginning Friday, June 3
        Sustainable Business Symposium set for July 20 in Galloway Twp.
        ACUA's CNG Station Featured on Motorweek - video now online
        ACUA Natural Gas Fueling Station Site for National Commercial Shoot
        Attention Coupon Clippers!
        Earth Day 2011 - photo slideshow
        Clean Communities Groups Honored
        Philadelphia Inquirer article and video on Jersey Atlantic Wind Farm tours and ACUA's Wastewater Treatment Facility
        Community Groups Rally for Second Annual Clean Communities Countywide Clean Up
        NJDEP Adopts Strict Fertilizer Standards and Practices
        Community Gardens and Farmer’s Markets
        Summer Open House Wind Farm Tours to Begin June 3
        ACUA reminds residents and businesses to recycle telephone books
        Community Clean Up in Egg Harbor City Sat. 5/7
        MotorWeek features ACUA - watch on May 7
        Recycle Your Bike; May 7 collection at ACUA benefits local kids and families in need
        Valet Service to Begin May 30 for Longport, Margate and Ventnor Residents
        NRG Plasma Gasification Pilot Project
        Learn more about ACUA’s partner, Hudson Baylor, in Recycling Today's March issue.
        ACUA Hosts “The Business Case for CNG” Seminar on March 29
        ACUA to host 100 area Girl Scouts on Saturday, March 19th
        ACUA and Sustainable Jersey to Host Renewable Energy Procurement Workshop on March 10
        NRG Plasma Gasification Demonstration Project moves forward at ACUA
        Hammonton Lake Clean Up February 26 - volunteers wanted!
        ACUA hosts ''Changing the Way We Eat'' Saturday, February 12
        CNG Seminar Scheduled for March 29 at ACUA
        Rutgers Environmental Steward Training - classes begin January 19
        ACUA to bring single stream processing of recycling to Atlantic County
        Egg Harbor Township spearheads clean up of West Atlantic City, Margate Causeway
        It's Here! ACUA Partners with Toyota on Prius Plug-In Hybrid Demonstration Program
        Celebrate World Toilet Day Nov. 19 by learning about wastewater treatment
        ACUA Opens Area’s First Public Compressed Natural Gas Fueling Station CNG powers ACUA’s collection fleet and will now be available to other fleets
        Lowe's now accepts rechargeable batteries, CFLs and plastic bags for recycling!
        ACUA adds Green Roof in Atlantic City
        Ocean City Food Drive underway
        Plastic Pesticide Container Recycling
        Waste Flow Enacted in Atlantic County
        Get rid of old medications on September 25
        Group to stage press conference at wind farm
        Plastic Pesticide Container Recycling Scheduled For Sept. 3 in Hammonton
        ACUA announces Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off Date of September 11
        Summer Open House wind and solar tours every Monday and Friday - extended through September!
        Water Conservation Education Workshop set for September 16
        ACUA seeking to install solar at wastewater pump stations
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority ACUA's wind turbines featured in New York Times article
        Tom Jones paddles into AC to bring awareness to plastics in the ocean
        Trash, recycling collection gets easier for BVT residents, and saves Township $50,000
        Endurance athlete paddles into Atlantic City; bringing attention to the issue of plastics in the ocean
        University of Delaware Faculty and Students Visit ACUA
        ACUA and Atlantic City Jitney Association roll out new vehicles powered by natural gas
        ACUA to hold open house of wind and solar facilities every Monday and Friday in July and August beginning Friday, July 9
        Plasma Gasification Gaining Momentum in U.S.
        ACUA's 2009 audit information now online
        Assemblyman Amodeo and Margate Commissioner Campbell to hit the streets with ACUA recycling crews on Thursday, June 3
        Clean Communities Adopt-A-Road groups recognized for outstanding contributions
        SUSTAINABLE JERSEY™ Workshop at ACUA Wednesday, May 19
        Solar Renewable Energy Credit sales top $1 million for ACUA
        County Wide Clean Up Events to kick off State Conference
        Pleasantville Sewer Line Replacement - Construction Update
        Household Hazardous Waste Day at ACUA May 1
        Enhanced Collections for Summer - now offered to Margate, Lonport and Ventnor residents
        New Jersey Clean Energy Program launches home appliance rebate program in April
        Plastic Pesticide Container Recycling Program
        Wellington Avenue Sewer Pipe Repair planned for early April in Ventnor
        ACUA unveils Ford Ranger Electric Vehicle
        ACUA Board of Directors approves zero interest borrowing for Wastewater Facility Rehabilitation
        Envrionmental Stewards Registration Underway!
        Certification and Report now availalbe online
        ACUA Connects via Facebook and Twitter
        Food Drive Stickers Coming the Week of Nov. 30
        ACUA Annouces Funding for Compressed Natural Gas Fueling Station and Trucks
        ACUA Announces 2010 Household Hazardous Waste Dates
        Mays Landing Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off Event October 3
        ACUA to host American Red Cross blood drive October 15 at Delilah Rd. Recycling Center
        New Jersey Clean Cities Coalition holds workshop on benefits of Natural Gas Vehicles November 11, Plymouth Meeting PA
        Solar Workshop for Atlantic County Municipalities and Schools to be held October 7
        Sierra Club to hold Clean Energy Forum at ACUA Saturday, October 3
        Scalehouse hours to change with seasons
        Labor Day Collection Advisory and Hours
        Sustainable Jersey Meeting held August 27 at ACUA
        Fitch Rates ACUA 2009 Sewer Revs 'A'; Outlook Stable
        Atlantic County Offers Free Recycling Program for Pesticide Containers
        Atlantic County Reminds Residents to "Slow Down to Get Around"
        ACUA reminds residents and businesses to recycle telephone books
        Dan Rather visits ACUA for story on landfill gas offsets
        Obama Administration Official, Governor Corzine Tour Jersey-Atlantic Wind Farm
        Ventnor and the ACUA to offer valet trash and recycling collection service for residents
        The Richard Stockton College and the Atlantic County Utilities Authority partner on wind study project
        Mullica Twp. 4th Grade Class Produces Single-Stream Public Service Announcement
        Recycling carts being rolled out for Hammonton residents; Contract revision will enhance recycling for Hammonton residents
        ACUA open for business Monday, March 2 after snowstorm; recycling collection in Ocean City and Twp. of Ocean for Monday and Tuesday pushed back one day
        AC Housing Authority receives 7,700 CFLs from HelpLightNJ
    *Dec. 20, 2008
        Rutgers Environmental Stewards Program - begins January 14 at ACUA
        Single Stream Recycling Comes to Atlantic County
        Residents donate near record amounts during difficult economic times
        ACUA announces Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off Date January 3
    *Dec.26, 2008
        Don't Throw Away Old Bikes - ACUA to host bike collection this Spring
    *Thursday, July 10, 2008
        ACUA Expands Collection Service to Southern Ocean County
    *Friday, June 06, 2008
        ACUA Recognized by CCX for Reducing Carbon Footprint by 16.9%
    *Tuesday, January 08, 2008
        ACUA encourages the community to conserve energy, Cut Your Energy Cost Day
    *Wednesday, February 20, 2008
        ACUA announces Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off Date March 1 in EHT