Recycling Grant Awarded.
West Virginia University at Parkersburg
is the recipient of a $44,831 state grant to initiate a campus
recycling project. The 2009 Recycling Assistance grant is from the
state’s Department of Environmental Protection. The college will use
the grant funds to purchase a recycling truck, various containers,
promotional materials, wheeled bulk collection recycling containers
and a three-bin recycling trailer. Shown at the grant presentation
are (left to right) Randy Huffman, WV DEP Cabinet Secretary; Dave
White, WVU Parkersburg director of facilities and grounds; Denise
McClung, chair of the college's Social Sciences Division and project
coordinator, and WV Governor Joe Manchin III.