November 22, 2014
People who keep track of such things say the Reno-Sparks area is cleaning up its act.
Staff and volunteers of Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful say a
drive-up survey rates the region halfway between "no litter" and
Crews complied the one-point-five litter index after surveying
15 regions Tuesday afternoon. The lowest score possible, meaning no
litter, is one. The highest is four.
The litter index, which was one-point-six each of the last three
years, is part of a nationwide Keep America Beautiful program that
provides a starting point for litter prevention.
When the surveying was first done in 2001, Washoe's litter index
Southeast Reno, Northwest Reno and the West Truckee Meadows were
cleanest with a near perfect score of one-point-one.
Sun Valley and Northeast Reno were most littered with a
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.