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Fourth Old Town Manassas Spring Cleaning Day in April

Fourth Old Town Manassas Spring Cleaning Day in April

On Sat., Apr. 23 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Old Town Manassas will host the Fourth Annual Spring Cleaning Day at the Harris Pavilion at 9201 Center Street in Manassas, Va., where attendees can recycle their gently used household items or clothes and donate them to local non-profits, visit recycling and conservation exhibits, and kids can make earth-friendly art projects. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.visitmanssas.org or call 703.361.6599.        

 

The Manassas Art Guild will also be featuring a spring Earth exhibit, where artists showcase their artwork reflecting themes of recycling, natural materials and the environment. 

Spring Cleaning Day will also provide live entertainment from local entertainers, inflatable moon bounces for kids and a special preview of this summer’s Manassas farmer’s market vendors.

Trying to Go Green? Try Maple Ave Restaurant!

Maple Ave Restaurant, located right in the heart of Vienna, is one of the few restaurants out there that tries to be as environmentally friendly as possible. Maple Ave Restaurant works to recycle all of their materials, encourages customers to bring their own reusable bags for take-out orders, uses energy saving lights, and even turn their used oil into bio diesel. While it is just one small family restaurant, Maple Ave Restaurant is proud of the fact that they are working to make a difference and you can too just by dining there.

Located at 147 Maple Ave W. in Vienna, VA, Maple Ave Restaurant serves up a variety of cuisines with a blend of American with Asian, Latin, and even French flavors. The Chef and Owner, Tim, focuses on using fresh and local ingredients.

Storm Damage Brush Pickup Available

In the aftermath of last week’s storm, and the harsh storm this morning, many residents are dealing with brush all over their property. In an effort to assist the citizens affected, the Department of Public Works is providing storm damage brush pickups. The Town of Vienna will provide this service as a one-time only, free service for each residence in Town.

If you would like the service, you must request it no later than Sunday, August 22. Your must also meet the requirements for the pickup which include trees and limbs less than 6 inches in diameter and less than 8 feet in length. If you have larger brush, you will need to cut it down to meet the requirements before the pickup service can be provided. Once the brush is collected and at your curb, you can call the special pickup line at 703-255-5727.