A clean Homer is a cleaner earth

Homer residents get to work for Clean Up Day

  • Volunteers help sort bags of trash cleaned from around Homer on Saturday, May 5, 2018 during the city’s annual Clean Up Day in Homer, Alaska. The Homer Chamber of Commerce gives out prizes to the those who collect the most bags of trash in different categories. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)
  • Old television sets rest on pallets during Cook Inletkeeper’s annual electronic recycling event Saturday, May 5, 2018 behind Spenard Builders Supply in Homer, Alaska. Television sets, especially older ones, are important to recycle because they contain substances like mercury that are harmful to the environment. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)
  • Pallets topped with wrapped electronics sit waiting to be shipped to Anchorage and Seattle for recycling during Cook Inletkeeper’s annual electronics recycling event Saturday, May 5, 2018 behind Spenard Builders Supply in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)
  • Above: Piles of computers wait to be packaged and loaded onto a truck in the business section of the Cook Inletkeeper’s electronics recycling event Saturday, May 5, behind Spenard Builders Supply in Homer. Left: Volunteers help sort bags of trash cleaned from around Homer on Saturday, May 5 during the city’s annual Clean Up Day in Homer. The Homer Chamber of Commerce gives out prizes to the those who collect the most bags of trash in different categories. (Photos by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

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