Making Community Changes

April is Keep Iowa Beautiful Month!

On March 13, 2017, Governor Terry E Branstad signed a proclamation making April Keep Iowa Beautiful month in our state. The support of the State of Iowa means building stronger communities is a priority for Iowa. 


How Can You Help?

Your community or city can proclaim support for building stronger communities and developing sustainable futures by adopting this Keep Iowa Beautiful Proclamation. Simply download the Community Proclamation below, add your community, sign and date it and then tell the media, residents and constituents that you support Keep Iowa Beautiful month!

Community Proclamation Community Proclamation (660 KB)  

Smart Ways to Keep Iowa Beautiful

Keep Iowa Beautiful developed this Community Improvement & Clean Up Ideas so communities, organizations and residents of this great state can work to improve the beauty of our space. From litter clean up and painting to fixing up derelict areas and donating, you'll find ideas that will impact your community. 

Download our Community Improvement & Clean Up Ideas brochure below!

Community Improvement & Clean Up Ideas Community Improvement & Clean Up Ideas (1033 KB)

Need Help?

Keep Iowa Beautiful can connect you with local recycling coordinators, waste exchange representatives, community enhancement groups and green building professionals to guide and support you on your way to an environmentally friendly and responsible community or neighborhood.

Contact us for more information and resources!

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