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Pet Waste Station

The BIL maintains two Pet Waste stations near the beach improving our public areas and waterways. This station is at the public area near the intersection of Pembroke and Second Street. Our first station is at the beach access at Richmond Drive.  
A pet waste station with a sign at the top, a box of poop bags and a trash can.
Beach Stewardship in Buckroe
A large ashtray attached to a fence with a sign next to it stating Do Not Litter Put your cigarette but in their proper place.
Keeping Butts Off the Beach!

The BIL is reminding visitors that butts are litter too. Signs awarded by a grant from Keep Virginia Beautiful can be seen along the boardwalk.
Keep Virginia Beautiful logo that is orange, white and blue with the shape of Virginia in the middle.
The Buckroe Improvement League received a $500 grant from Keep Virginia Beautiful. This money will be used to purchase pet waste bags for the two Pet Waste Stations that the BIL maintains at Buckroe Beach.
Proposed Water Park at Buckroe

In June, 2017, plans for a large inflatable water park were postponed due to permits needed by the Virginia Marine Resource Commission (VRMC). 

Hampton City Council has approved the project, however the structure has not yet been purchased. 

Citizens are urged to contact both VMRC and Hampton City City Council to share their opinions for or against the water park.

Matt Hull
Policy Manager
Virginia Marine Resources Commission
Email: Matt.Hull@mrc.virginia.gov
Phone: (757) 247-2214

Hampton City Council
Email: council@hampton.gov
Phone: (757) 727-6315

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Plans for inflatable water park at Buckroe Beach postponed

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Household Chemical Collection Schedule

Address: Public Works Operations Complex, 419 N. Armistead A
Times:8 a.m - Noon

2019 Dates:
- March 16
- May 11
- July 13
- September 21
- November 16

Safely Dispose Of:
Oil, paint, stains, insecticides, pesticides, fertilizers, waxes,gas, cleaners, polishers, and more!

Learn more at Virginia Peninsulas Public Service Authority
Helping Local Students!

The BIL supports students and staff at John B. Cary Elementary 

- At our March & April 2019 meetings we collected items for raffle baskets for their Fine Arts Night & Wellness Night

- Save Box Tops

- Office Depot - Choose Cary Elementary as your designated school when purchasing online. ID for Cary 70106865
A group of Cary Elementary School students with a sign that read Thank You.
Students at Cary Elementary School send thanks!
for the headphones provided by the BIL.

Buckroe Improvement League,Inc.
1968 E. Pembroke Avenue
Hampton, VA 23663
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