News and Events


Special Collection Events 


Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day


Tire and/or Electronics Drop-Off Days


Earth Gathering

Earth Gathering is a juried art festival with an Earth Day theme hosted by the Chillicothe Art League. This event was designed to entertain, educate and inspire the public about nature, creativity and sustainability through earth-friendly art, music, food, products and ideas. Each year, Ross County Litter Control & the RPHF SWD occupy a booth. Catch us at Earth gathering on April 15, 2023 at Yoctangee Park. 


Live Christmas Tree Recycling

Live Christmas trees can be recycled locally in your county! 2023 info TBA.


Education Outreach Events

Please visit the "EDUCATION" tab for educational events. 



Volunteer Community Clean-Up Events - Litter Kit Loan Program

Are you interested in conducting a clean-up in your community? We will lend you the supplies! The kit includes safety vests, litter grabber tools, bags, gloves and a data form. There is no charge to borrow our kits as long as they are returned and unharmed. Please email to request kits.