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Keep Coppell Beautiful

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Keep Coppell Beautiful is an affiliate of Keep Texas Beautiful that organizes opportunities to preserve and beautify our community through waste reduction, litter prevention, beautification, and environmental stewardship. For more information or to be added to our email list, please email kcb@coppelltx.gov.


 

Receive Service Hours With Us!

​Volunteers ages 13-17 may sign up to volunteer with us. We currently have virtual volunteer opportunities that include litter cleanups, citizen science and more! These volunteer opportunities keep in mind social distancing guidelines and many can be done from your neighborhood or home!

Document Shredding

Keep Coppell Beautiful Coppell sponsors shredding for our residents twice yearly! We pair shredding with our EcoCoppell Earthfest celebration in April and in November to celebrate America Recycles day. Residents are invited to stop by the City of Coppell Service Center (816 S. Coppell Road) to securely shred documents a shredding truck will be present to safely shred documents on site.  Up to four boxes can be dropped off (maximum size of each box being 9" x 12" x 17", or the size of a bankers box) per person per event. All shredded paper will be recycled and your container will be returned to you. Residents are encouraged to come early to ensure space in the truck for their documents. 

Upcoming Shredding Dates:     Saturday, November 14th from 8:00am-12:00pm

Compost Bins

Keep Coppell Beautiful offers subsidized compost bins to be sold to both Coppell residents and non-residents. These compost bins are made of a mesh wire material with a mesh wire chimney insert for air circulation, their dimensions are 4 feet by 4 feet. Compost bins can be purchased at www.Coppellactivities.com. Once your online order is complete, please email kcb@coppelltx.gov a receipt of your purchase to schedule a pickup time and day of your compost bin. Please email kcb@coppelltx.gov​ for any questions.​

Clean Coppell

Take an active role in cleaning up Coppell streets, parks, and neighborhoods! This year around program, encourages community groups from all around town come together to do litter cleanups and beautification projects. In the past, residents hosted dozens of litter clean-up, spruced up fences, pulled weeds, and handed out plant starts. Getting involved is easy! If you have a project that will make our community cleaner and greener, fill out this request form to have the City of Coppell sponsor your supplies. For further questions, please reach out to kcb@coppelltx.gov.

Organize a litter cleanup - Choose a location where you notice a need and fill out a request for clean-up supplies.  We will provide trash bags, gloves, and trash pickers upon request. You can do this year-round, but t-shirts will be provided for groups that participate in the annual April event which contributes to a nationwide effort, the Great American Cleanup. Clean Coppell volunteers that wear their t-shirts to Earthfest get a free treat!

Organize a beautification project – Be creative! If you have a project in mind and the people willing to do it, you can submit an application to have KCB sponsor the supplies. The project should benefit the community through preservation or beautification. Some ideas include:

  • Planting a monarch waystation to attract butterflies
  • Restoring shared gardens such as community or school gardens.
  • Helping an elderly or disabled neighbor meet code requirements for their yard.
  • Graffiti removal​

KCB Teen

KCB Teen is an opportunity for students, ages 14-17, to assist Keep Coppell Beautiful during January-May and August-December in planning and implementing KCB programming. In 2019, the KCB Teens planned a litter clean-up, created an Earth Day planting activity for elementary students and hosted educational outreach at the farmers market to educate visitors on the importance of bees. Share your passion for the environment and gain valuable resume experience by contributing to this teen volunteer group. 


 

Like KCB on Facebook or contact us at KCB@coppelltx.gov to stay in the loop on upcoming classes and events. 

 
                 
KCB is an affiliate of Keep Texas Beautiful and Keep America Beautiful and has been a Keep Texas Beautiful Gold Star Affiliate since 2006. To see other ecofriendly initiatives sponsored by th​e City of Coppell, visit coppelltx.gov/sustainability.