The local elections will be decided Tuesday night, but voting for the City of Largo Recycled Innovations Contest has just begun. This online contest encouraged innovators of all ages to make a use-able items with the contents of their trash can.
Eligible recycled innovations range from kitty litter box hanging gardens to baby food container space savers and more. The innovators went beyond traditional recycling and re-purposed their trash into items that may be reused for daily activities.
Contestants will vie for innovative prizes such a solar/wind powered charges for cell phones, MP3 players and other electronics, environmental board games, and learning toys to name a few. Prizes will be awarded to the greatest innovators in various age categories: Junior Innovators, Tween Innovators, and MacGyvers.