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Free rain barrels for St. Pete residents

Posted May 24, 2012 by Janine Dorsey

Updated May 24, 2012 at 02:37 PM

Tampa Bay Living Green, in cooperation with the Council of Neighborhood Associations and support of the Southwest Florida Water Management District, will conduct a waterwise
education blitz.

Tampa Bay Living Green is giving away free wildflower seeds and rain barrels to the public.

In order to receive a free rain barrel, residents must participate in a workshop to learn about changes they can make in their landscape to protect the environment.

The rain barrels retail between $35 and $50.

The schedule for the giveaways is as follows:

June 2, 9 a.m. Bayou Highlands N.A. at Boyd Hill Preserve - 1101 Country Club Way South
June 19, 7 p.m. Lakewood Estates Civic at SP Country Club - 2000 Country Club Way South
June 23, 9 a.m. Campbell Park N.A. at Booker Creek Preserve - 601 14th St. South
July 14, 9 a.m. Bahama Shores N.A. at Little Bayou Preserve - Park at Fourth Street and 54th Avenue South
July 18, 6 p.m. CONA at The Sunshine Center - 330 Fifth St. North
July 24, 9 a.m. Greater Pinellas Pt. Civic at Blessed Trinity - 1600 54th Ave. South

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