CAROLYN’S 40 PLUS

George H.W. Bush and Carolyn Crayton’s meeting was soon after the Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful was formed by Keep America Beautiful. The local organization headed up by Mrs. Crayton joined two others in Charlotte and Tampa as the first in the nation. That event four decades ago was marked by pink clad Keep America Beautiful President Helen…

Welcome to Macon

Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful founder Carolyn Crayton gave opening remarks to the annual Keep Georgia Beautiful award luncheon crowd. Traditionally held in Atlanta, KGB moved the event to Macon honoring Carolyn and KMBB on the 40th anniversary of the organization and of KMBB’s being one of three first beautification commissions in the nation for Keep America…

Garbage, recycling, and yard & bulky waste collection changes begin Monday, November 5

    Beginning November 5, 2018, garbage, recycling, yard waste, and bulky waste collection will change in Macon-Bibb County. Advanced Disposal Services (ADS) will be responsible for garbage and recycling, while Macon-Bibb’s Solid Waste Department will be responsible for yard and bulky waste. Beginning late afternoon on November 2, people can go to http://sw.maconbibb.us for…

We’ve Reached a Benchmark!

From Lynda F. Brown, VP of Community Engagement – United Way of Central Georgia! We’re excited to let you know that you’ve reached a benchmark on United Way of Central Georgia. You’re making our community stronger by helping out, and we cannot thank you enough. In celebration of your achievement, we want you to have…

Waste Management (Madison, Mississippi) Receiving Carolyn Crayton Award

Waste Management was the recipient of the Carolyn Crayton Award, which was created in honor of the longtime Keep America Beautiful board member who is credited with advancing Keep America Beautiful’s community-based affiliate network, having started the Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful Commission in Macon, Georgia, in 1974. Waste Management’s Mississippi Gulf Coast Area Public Affairs Manager, Buford…

County-Wide Debris Collection

Crews to begin county-wide debris collection Thursday Companies hiring people, crews, & equipment to assist Macon-Bibb County has hired Southern Disaster Recovery (SDR) to collect, grind, and remove debris left behind from Tropical Storm Irma, and DebrisTech as the debris monitoring company. DebrisTech has conducted training of Field Debris Monitors and certified the trucks that will…