Clean Evansville Kicks Off ‘Great American Clean-Up’ This Saturday
Clean Evansville will target areas in Ward 6 on Evansville’s Westside during the monthly trash pick-up this Saturday, April 11, from 9am-11am. Teams will gather at locations near Harmony Way and Maryland Street. Teams will be assigned to pick up trash and litter in the following locations: Helfrich Park Middle School, Tekoppel Elementary School areas, also teams will be working in the area of Mead Johnson, and the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW 1114), 110 N. Wabash, Avenue.
All teams will meet in the parking lot of the Mesker Park Shelter Houser, 1545 Mesker Park Drive, to deposit trash collected during the clean-up. Clean Evansville partners with Republic Services to depose of all trash.
In conjunction with this clean event, Keep Evansville Beautiful will host its kickoff to the Great American Cleanup. This is an opportunity for organizations and neighborhoods to register for a trash cleanup in 2015. Supplies for all clean-ups will be provided.
Keep Evansville Beautiful coordinates volunteers for the monthly clean-ups. Anyone interested in joining or forming a team should contact Cody Morris at 812-425-4461.