Keep Putnam County Beautiful Clean Commission and Cookeville Higher Education Campus in a partnership with the City of Cookeville, will initiate an Adopt-A-Center program to maintain the recycling centers located throughout the City of Cookeville. There are 6 centers to be adopted.
Each center shall be adopted by one group or club. The volunteers agree to clean the center at least once per month, preferably once per week. They will follow the safety guidelines and must sign a waiver before participating in a cleanup.
The City of Cookeville has agreed to pay for paint or any cost required to improve the centers appearance up to a designated amount. The City of Cookeville will maintain the center as far as removal of heavy equipment, maintenance of recycling containers and Keep Putnam County Beautiful Clean Commission will provide litter supplies such as vests, gloves, bags and grabbers, as needed.