Keep Maryland Beautiful is a statewide effort focusing on increasing litter removal, greening initiatives, and citizen stewardship to work toward a common vision that all Maryland communities will be clean, green, and beautiful.
Led by the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development, a multi-agency Steering Committee provides expertise and resources to implement program activities. The Steering Committee includes representatives from:
Recognized as the official state affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, Keep Maryland Beautiful works in three key areas to expand funding opportunities and technical assistance to local governments, nonprofits, and community groups:
The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development expresses thanks to the Dalton-Whitfield Solid Waste Authority's "Keep Dalton-Whitfield Beautiful" program for the use of their "Love It, Don't Trash It" slogan. Keep Dalton-Whitfield Beautifulis a Georgia-based affiliate of Keep America Beautiful.