Crackdown on Youngstown littering announced

Crackdown on Youngstown littering announced

Youngstown, Mahoning County and the Ohio Department of Transportation will better coordinate litter clean-up efforts to be more efficient and effective.

Also, city police officers are starting to crack down on litterbugs.

Officials from the city, county and ODOT announced today the effort to make Youngstown cleaner.

The city, county — the sheriff’s department and Green Team — and ODOT will keep in weekly contact to discuss clean-up work done by each entity to avoid duplication and better coordinate the work.

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