Goal Area 5 - EnvironmentWork to maintain natural beauty and public resources.
|Objective #||Description||Action Strategies||Done|
|ENV-01||Establish a Deer Management Program for Prince William County||1.|
|ENV-02||Partner with “Keep Prince William Beautiful” to set up plan for litter removal||1. Marlo Thomas is designing with her team to join us.|
|2. Begin list of trouble spots all across the District|
|ENV-03||Address Occoquan River Erosion||1.|
|ENV-04||Study possible Drinking Water Reservoir Protection Overlay District||1.|
|ENV-05||Increase Public Park area in District||1. Davis Ford Road (old PWCSA wastewater treatment facility|
|2. Oakwood/Old Bridge|
|3. Minnieville/Harbor Drive|
|4. Smoketown/Old Bridge|
Our office has teamed up with Keep Prince William Beautiful on many occasions to help encourage the Occoquan District to keep our environment clean, attractive, and flourishing.
Keep Prince William Beautiful, Inc. is a community non-profit organization with a mission to serve Prince William County by partnering with residents, businesses and government to educate and inspire people to be environmental stewards and Keep Prince William Beautiful.
One of the things our office does routinely is clean-up our Adopted spot on Devil’s Reach Road. Through the Adopt-a-Spot Program, community members takes charge of the health of their neighborhood, block or favorite spot.
- Almost any place can be adopted – School grounds, library sites, parks, residential common areas, etc. Adoptee’s maintain their Spot free of litter and debris on an ongoing basis for a minimum of two years.
- Spot maintenance takes approximately 2 to 3
hours per cleanup, including the time it takes to file a cleanup report.
Get involved! Become an
adopter today! Fill out the Adopt-a-Spot application, and help Keep Prince William Beautiful!