Charlotte, NC - Keep Mecklenburg Beautiful will kick off its Swat-A-Litterbug program on August 16 at 11 a.m. at Trade and Tryon Streets. Swat-A-Litterbug engages the public to educate people who litter from their vehicles. The program encourages citizens to report litterbugs by phone, mail-in card or online. To report a litterbug or request a supply of Swat-A-Litterbug cards, call 704-432-1772, or visit the web site
. Just report the tag number, date, time and location of the littering, and the owner of the vehicle is sent a reminder from Keep Mecklenburg Beautiful and a litter prevention kit.