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Montpelier aims for zero waste at festivities

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Montpelier is celebrating Independence Day on Wednesday, July 3. 

Nearly 20,000 people visit the Capital City for the festivities and organizers are hoping they all participate in an attempt to produce zero waste.

Cassandra Hemenway is with Central Vermont Solid Waste Management. She is working with Montpelier to eliminate waste during the celebration.

To learn more about Montpelier's Independence Day celebrations -- montpelieralive.org

For more on efforts to produce zero waste -- cvswmd.org

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