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Roadside Environmental Unit prepares for State Fair

Posted October 13, 2008 5:45 p.m. EDT
Updated October 13, 2008 5:51 p.m. EDT

— The N.C. Department of Transportation Roadside Environmental Unit will host a booth at the State Fair.

The booth will be open from Oct. 16 through Oct. 26 and can be found near the Village of Yesteryear.

NCDOT staff will be on hand to speak with visitors and provide information about litter-prevention initiatives.

Litter-prevention materials will be available, including Swat-A-Litterbug cards and stickers, activity sheets, car litter bags and pencils.

Wildflower Program promotional items such as “Go Wild” wildflower screensavers, baseball caps, T-shirts and wildflower seed packets will be available in return for a donation to the Wildflower Program.