The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, the Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce, and the City of Orlando are hosting a prioritization and planning workshop on Tuesday, June 26, 2018. The focus is on recycling. This invitation-only event will bring together sustainable materials specialists, recycling planners, government leaders, and other key stakeholders in the City of Orlando, as well as Lake County, Orange County, Osceola County, and Seminole County.
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