Keep America Beautiful has determined that people litter because:

  • They feel no sense of ownership, even though areas such as parks and beaches are public property
  • They believe someone else will pick up after them
  • Litter already has accumulated


Learn more about the Keep Henrico Beautiful volunteer litter pick-up program.Learn more about the Virginia Department of Transportations Adopt-a-Highway program.


  • Never throw anything from a vehicle
  • Use a car litterbag
  • Always cover and secure loads
  • Cover trashcans
  • Keep dumpster areas clean and protected from illegal use
  • Keep loading docks clean

    If you would like a free car litterbag contact the Keep Henrico Beautiful office by email at [email protected] or call 501-4502. Please include your mailing address in any messages.
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