The Jackson Heights Beautification Group's mission is to preserve, restore, revitalize and maintain the community of Jackson Heights.
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JH SCRAPS: Bin Build - May 18

JH SCRAPS: Bin Build – May 18

JHSCRAPS is having a “Bin Build” on May 18th at the site on 69th street & 35th Avenue where we will be building a 3 bin system of compost collection which will greatly increase our capacity for collection (sponsored by NYC Dept. Sanitation). Volunteers interested in helping with this all day event – particularly those...
JHSCRAPS and Friends of Travers Park celebrated Mulchfest

JHSCRAPS and Friends of Travers Park celebrated Mulchfest

Mulchfest 2013 at Travers Park was a big success! JHSCRAPS and Friends of Travers Park (committees of the Jackson Heights Beautification Group) collected around 400 trees and many wreaths. For the first time ever, all of the mulch in the truck went to JHSCRAPS community composting site where it will break down further into good...
Community Composting Center Opens in Jackson Heights

Community Composting Center Opens in Jackson Heights

Project will reduce waste and produce organic fertilizer. Opening Saturday, Oct. 13, noon to 2 p.m. Contact: Evie McKenna (718)581-6750 emckennastudio@gmail.com jhscraps@jhbg.org JH SCRAPS, a community composting center operated by the Jackson Heights Beautification Group, officially opens for business Saturday, Oct. 13th from noon to 2 pm at 69th Street and 35th Avenue. JH SCRAPS...