Littering laws are changing across the US, like increased penalties in Louisiana where a third offense for cigarette littering will incur a $1500 fine.
The Newbold Neighbors Association in the Point Breeze section of South Philadelphia is raising money to help clean up the neighborhood, and they’re going to use the same devices seen all around Center City.
They’re trying to clean up neighborhoods and thereby the city’s reputation as one of the dirtiest in America.
Delaware beaches including in Lewes and Cape Henlopen have been littered in the last week with trash and medical waste.
Greenlee says the inspectors should try to make sure the trash actually belongs to the homeowner who is being ticketed.