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    *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, 2013
        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"
     
    *09/05/13
        Super Community Tree Giveaway
     
    *08/01/13
        ACUA appoints new wastewater vice president
     
    *08/15/13
        ACUA Biosolids Management Program receives Gold Recognition
     
    *06/27/13
        ACUA achieves $1 million in revenue and savings from compressed natural gas (CNG) use
     
    *07/18/13
        Summer wind farm tours - come visit us!
     
    *07/02/13
        Wildlife thrives at ACUA facilities
     
    *06/27/13
        Excellent Ocean Water Quality Welcomes Visitors to Atlantic County Beaches
     
    *6/27/13
        The Atlantic County Utilities Authority (ACUA) recognized as one of the “100 Best Fleets” in North American Program for third year
     
    *06/05/13
        CVP selects Atlantic County Utilities Authority as newest community partner
     
    *05/20/13
        Volunteers remove seven tons of debris from Route 30
     
    *05/15/13
        ACUA partners with NJ Clean Communities, NJDOT to clean up ‘gateways’ to Atlantic City before Memorial Day holiday
     
    *05/20/13
        ACUA hosts Russian Business Cooperative and International Municipal Clerks Tuesday, May 21
     
    *05/03/13
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority continues to reduce its carbon emissions
     
    *05/06/13
         Recycle Your Bike! May 11th collection at ACUA benefits local kids and families in need
     
    *04/16/13
        ACUA partners with major sponsors to celebrate annual Earth Day April 21, 2013
     
    *03/25/13
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority opens renewable energy powered vehicle wash facility
     
    *03/14/13
        ACUA to begin Linwood trash collection on Monday, March 18
     
    *03/13/13
        ACUA installs new Electric Vehicle Charging Stations as part of a nationwide EV Project
     
    *03/08/13
        Middle School of Pleasantville is the NJ Recycle-Bowl champion
     
    *02/04/13
        United Way, Atlantic County Utilities Authority partner to bring Superstorm Sandy long-term recovery supplies to Atlantic and Cape May Counties
     
    *01/23/13
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority awarded Silver-Level Recognition from the National Biosolids Partnership
     
    *01/22/13
        New Jersey State Climatologist and Rutgers University professor Dr. David A. Robinson, addresses attendees at Sustainable Jersey workshop on January 18th
     
    *1/10/13
        Registration open for 2013 Rutgers Environmental Stewards Program
     
    *12/20/12
        New Recycling Schedules for Northfield and Absecon
     
    *01/07/13
        Atlantic County joins a growing list of communities that recycle cartons
     
    *12/30/12
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority retires $28 million in solid waste debt; assumes ownership of Pinelands Park Landfill in Egg Harbor Township
     
    *12/27/12
        ACUA food drive helps meet need during critical post-superstorm ‘Sandy’ time
     
    *11/02/2012
         Atlantic City Windfarm withstands force of Hurricane Sandy
     
    *10/16/12
        Atlantic County Schools Step Up to Compete in Nationwide K-12 School Recycling Competition
     
    *07/27/12
        Planning an event? Don't forget about recycling! ACUA has recycling containers to loan
     
    *08/18/12
        A Banner Year for the U.S. Wind Industry
     
    *07/02/12
        ACUA extends hours for disposal and announces changes to regularly scheduled collections due to storm
     
    *06/30/2012
        June 30 & July 1 Collection Changes and Extended Hours of Operation
     
    *06/22/12
        ACUA recognized for second year as one the 100 Best Fleets in North America
     
    *06/09/12
        ACUA announces wind farm photo contest to mark Global Wind Day on June 15
     
    *05/25/12
        Sustainable Jersey offers workshops on energy, leadership and green purchasing
     
    *05/24/12
        The Compelling Case for Natural Gas Vehicles (NGV), a one-day workshop
     
    *05/21/12
        ACUA 'grows' its green fleet with two new electric vehicles
     
    *05/10/12
        ACUA to offer public tours of wind, solar and wastewater facilities every Monday at 12 pm beginning May 14th
     
    *05/08/12
        Strong turn out at May 5th Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Event
     
    *04/21/12
        Plenty of indoor activities mean the 22nd Annual Earth Day will go on rain or shine!
     
    *04/20/12
        Symposium marks 25 years of recycling in New Jersey
     
    *04/17/12
        ACUA partners with Major Sponsors to Celebrate Annual Earth Day April 22, 2012
     
    *04/18/12
        Bronze level recognition for ACUA from National Biosolids Partnership
     
    *04/02/12
        ACUA is open for disposal on Good Friday
     
    *03/29/12
        Changes to Hamilton Township Recycling Collection
     
    *03/27/12
        ACUA to host 100 area Girl Scouts on Saturday, March 31st
     
    *03/23/12
        Spring 2012 - Upcoming Sustainable Jersey workshops and webinars
     
    *03/23/12
        ACUA hosts NJIT Engineers without Borders Group for Windfarm Tour
     
    *02/02/12
        Oregon startup becomes first in US to use plasma gasification to convert household garbage into energy
     
    *02/02/12
        Margate City ranks No. 1 in recycling per capita in the state
     
    *01/27/12
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority and Delta Thermo Energy, Inc. Announce the Operational Testing of “Hydrothermal Decomposition” Technology
     
    *01/18/12
        Atlantic County reaps the environmental and economic benefits of compressed natural gas (CNG)
     
    *1/6/12
        40 million pounds of e-waste recycled in the first year of NJ's Electronic Waste Management Act
     
    *12/08/11
        ACUA receives New Jersey Governor's Environmental Excellence Award
     
    *1/30/11
        Report a collection issue or request a recycling bucket with your smartphone
     
    *11/30/11
        National Biosolids Partnership information is now online
     
    *11/10/11
        Rutgers Environmental Stewards offered at ACUA - register now for January session
     
    *10/25/11
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority ranks 5th at the Government Green Fleet Awards
     
    *10/18/11
        ACUA reminds residents about safe syringe disposal
     
    *09/30/2011
        Pesticide Container Recycling - October 7 in Hammonton
     
    *09/29/2011
        ULI hosts Alternative Energy Symposium October 12
     
    *09/27/11
        Ride or Walk the Atlantic County Bikeway with the ACUA Bike Club October 16
     
    *09/22/2011
        Egg Harbor Township residents: recycle your old trash can!
     
    *09/22/2011
        Red Cross Blood Drive at ACUA October 6
     
    *09/20/2011
        Ocean City Food Drive Planned for Week of September 26th
     
    *09/12/11
        Hammonton shows greatest increase in recycling for Atlantic County; Larger bins and an educated public contribute to program’s success
     
    *09/12/11
        South Jersey Industries to host SNJDC Energy/Environment Committee Meeting on September 19
     
    *08/31/11
        ACUA single stream recycling facility re-opening makes headlines
     
    *09/01/11
        Green Fleets Transportation Workshops set for October 4 & 6
     
    *08/30/11
        ACUA earns more than $1.5 million selling SRECs
     
    *08/29/11
        Downed trees, branches; disposing of yard waste after Irene
     
    *08/29/11
        View photos from the re-opening of ACUA's Recycling Center
     
    *08/29/2011
        Special Collection for Absecon Yard Waste
     
    *08/26/2011
        Windfarm Open House Tour - cancelled Monday, Aug. 29
     
    *08/24/11
        ACUA and Hudson Baylor bring single stream processing of recycling to Atlantic County
     
    *08/11/11
        ACUA featured in the Alliance for Natural Gas video
     
    *08/01/11
        ACUA selected to participate in Biosolids Management Program
     
    *08/04/2011
        Watershed Ambassadors needed
     
    *8/2/2011
        Taste of the Quarter - United Way Benefit
     
    *06/08/11
        ACUA Offers Open House Wind Farm Tours - Every Monday and Friday at 12 p.m. beginning Friday, June 3
     
    *06/29/11
        Sustainable Business Symposium set for July 20 in Galloway Twp.
     
    *6/22/11
        ACUA's CNG Station Featured on Motorweek - video now online
     
    *06/01/11
        ACUA Natural Gas Fueling Station Site for National Commercial Shoot
     
    *06/17/11
        Attention Coupon Clippers!
     
    *06/16/11
        Earth Day 2011 - photo slideshow
     
    *06/16/11
        Clean Communities Groups Honored
     
    *06/11/2011
        Philadelphia Inquirer article and video on Jersey Atlantic Wind Farm tours and ACUA's Wastewater Treatment Facility
     
    *05/12/11
        Community Groups Rally for Second Annual Clean Communities Countywide Clean Up
     
    *05/11/11
        NJDEP Adopts Strict Fertilizer Standards and Practices
     
    *05/11/11
        Community Gardens and Farmer’s Markets
     
    *05/11/11
        Summer Open House Wind Farm Tours to Begin June 3
     
    *05/06/11
        ACUA reminds residents and businesses to recycle telephone books
     
    *5/3/11
        Community Clean Up in Egg Harbor City Sat. 5/7
     
    *5/3/11
        MotorWeek features ACUA - watch on May 7
     
    *04/26/11
        Recycle Your Bike; May 7 collection at ACUA benefits local kids and families in need
     
    *04/7/11
        Valet Service to Begin May 30 for Longport, Margate and Ventnor Residents
     
    *02/28/11
        NRG Plasma Gasification Pilot Project
     
    *03/24/11
        Learn more about ACUA’s partner, Hudson Baylor, in Recycling Today's March issue.
     
    *03/21/11
        ACUA Hosts “The Business Case for CNG” Seminar on March 29
     
    *03/11/11
        ACUA to host 100 area Girl Scouts on Saturday, March 19th
     
    *02/01/11
        ACUA and Sustainable Jersey to Host Renewable Energy Procurement Workshop on March 10
     
    *2/10/11
        NRG Plasma Gasification Demonstration Project moves forward at ACUA
     
    *2/9/11
        Hammonton Lake Clean Up February 26 - volunteers wanted!
     
    *02/9/11
        ACUA hosts ''Changing the Way We Eat'' Saturday, February 12
     
    *02/01/11
        CNG Seminar Scheduled for March 29 at ACUA
     
    *01/07/11
        Rutgers Environmental Steward Training - classes begin January 19
     
    *01/07/11
        ACUA to bring single stream processing of recycling to Atlantic County
     
    *01/04/11
        Egg Harbor Township spearheads clean up of West Atlantic City, Margate Causeway
     
    *11/22/10
        It's Here! ACUA Partners with Toyota on Prius Plug-In Hybrid Demonstration Program
     
    *11/19/2010
        Celebrate World Toilet Day Nov. 19 by learning about wastewater treatment
     
    *10/12/10
        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
     
    *10/05/10
        Lowe's now accepts rechargeable batteries, CFLs and plastic bags for recycling!
     
    *09/08/10
        ACUA adds Green Roof in Atlantic City
     
    *09/27/10
        Ocean City Food Drive underway
     
    *09/27/10
        Plastic Pesticide Container Recycling
     
    *09/09/10
        Waste Flow Enacted in Atlantic County
     
    *09/08/10
        Get rid of old medications on September 25
     
    *09/01/10
        Group to stage press conference at wind farm
     
    *08/31/10
        Plastic Pesticide Container Recycling Scheduled For Sept. 3 in Hammonton
     
    *08/31/10
        ACUA announces Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off Date of September 11
     
    *08/27/10
        Summer Open House wind and solar tours every Monday and Friday - extended through September!
     
    *08/24/10
        Water Conservation Education Workshop set for September 16
     
    *08/20/10
        ACUA seeking to install solar at wastewater pump stations
     
    *08/18/10
        Atlantic County Utilities Authority ACUA's wind turbines featured in New York Times article
     
    *08/11/10
        Tom Jones paddles into AC to bring awareness to plastics in the ocean
     
    *08/2/10
        Trash, recycling collection gets easier for BVT residents, and saves Township $50,000
     
    *07/30/10
        Endurance athlete paddles into Atlantic City; bringing attention to the issue of plastics in the ocean
     
    *07/16/10
        University of Delaware Faculty and Students Visit ACUA
     
    *05/19/10
        ACUA and Atlantic City Jitney Association roll out new vehicles powered by natural gas
     
    *07/02/10
        ACUA to hold open house of wind and solar facilities every Monday and Friday in July and August beginning Friday, July 9
     
    *07/02/10
        Plasma Gasification Gaining Momentum in U.S.
     
    *6/4/10
        ACUA's 2009 audit information now online
     
    *05/28/10
        Assemblyman Amodeo and Margate Commissioner Campbell to hit the streets with ACUA recycling crews on Thursday, June 3
     
    *6/3/2010
        Clean Communities Adopt-A-Road groups recognized for outstanding contributions
     
    *05/13/10
        SUSTAINABLE JERSEY™ Workshop at ACUA Wednesday, May 19
     
    *05/13/10
        Solar Renewable Energy Credit sales top $1 million for ACUA
     
    *05/10/10
        County Wide Clean Up Events to kick off State Conference
     
    *05/05/10
        Pleasantville Sewer Line Replacement - Construction Update
     
    *04/19/10
        
     
    *04/12/10
        Household Hazardous Waste Day at ACUA May 1
     
    *4/7/10
        Enhanced Collections for Summer - now offered to Margate, Lonport and Ventnor residents
     
    *04/01/10
        New Jersey Clean Energy Program launches home appliance rebate program in April
     
    *03/23/10
        Plastic Pesticide Container Recycling Program
     
    *3/12/10
        Wellington Avenue Sewer Pipe Repair planned for early April in Ventnor
     
    *1/15/10
        ACUA unveils Ford Ranger Electric Vehicle
     
    *01/11/10
        ACUA Board of Directors approves zero interest borrowing for Wastewater Facility Rehabilitation
     
    *12/07/09
        Envrionmental Stewards Registration Underway!
     
    *12/7/09
        Certification and Report now availalbe online
     
    *11/30/09
        ACUA Connects via Facebook and Twitter
     
    *11/23/09
        Food Drive Stickers Coming the Week of Nov. 30
     
    *11/13/09
        ACUA Annouces Funding for Compressed Natural Gas Fueling Station and Trucks
     
    *11/30/09
        ACUA Announces 2010 Household Hazardous Waste Dates
     
    *09/25/09
        Mays Landing Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off Event October 3
     
    *08/24/09
        ACUA to host American Red Cross blood drive October 15 at Delilah Rd. Recycling Center
     
    *09/17/09
        New Jersey Clean Cities Coalition holds workshop on benefits of Natural Gas Vehicles November 11, Plymouth Meeting PA
     
    *09/17/09
        Solar Workshop for Atlantic County Municipalities and Schools to be held October 7
     
    *09/22/09
        Sierra Club to hold Clean Energy Forum at ACUA Saturday, October 3
     
    *09/08/09
        Scalehouse hours to change with seasons
     
    *09/02/09
        Labor Day Collection Advisory and Hours
     
    *08/27/09
        Sustainable Jersey Meeting held August 27 at ACUA
     
    *9/1/09
        Fitch Rates ACUA 2009 Sewer Revs 'A'; Outlook Stable
     
    *8/28/09
        Atlantic County Offers Free Recycling Program for Pesticide Containers
     
    *05/29/09
        Atlantic County Reminds Residents to "Slow Down to Get Around"
     
    *05/08/09
        ACUA reminds residents and businesses to recycle telephone books
     
    *05/04/09
        Dan Rather visits ACUA for story on landfill gas offsets
     
    *04/13/2009
        Obama Administration Official, Governor Corzine Tour Jersey-Atlantic Wind Farm
     
    *04/07/09
        Ventnor and the ACUA to offer valet trash and recycling collection service for residents
     
    *03/30/09
        The Richard Stockton College and the Atlantic County Utilities Authority partner on wind study project
     
    *3/16/09
        Mullica Twp. 4th Grade Class Produces Single-Stream Public Service Announcement
     
    *03/02/09
        Recycling carts being rolled out for Hammonton residents; Contract revision will enhance recycling for Hammonton residents
     
    *03/02/09
        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
     
    *01/09/09
        AC Housing Authority receives 7,700 CFLs from HelpLightNJ
     
    *Dec. 20, 2008
        Rutgers Environmental Stewards Program - begins January 14 at ACUA
     
    *12/23/08
        Single Stream Recycling Comes to Atlantic County
     
    *12/23/08
        Residents donate near record amounts during difficult economic times
     
    *12/23/08
        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