‘Clean Evansville’ Kicks Off Its Fourth Year This Saturday
Clean Evansville will target the Jacobsville Neighborhood area during the monthly trash pick-up this Saturday, January 3, from 9am-11am. The teams will gather at locations near North Main and Division Street to collect litter along streets and through neighborhoods west and north of the intersection.
Teams will be assigned to pick up trash and litter in the following locations; Division Street from First Avenue, Columbia Street from North Main to First Avenue, Harriet Street from Morgan to Columbia, and Franklin Street from North Main to First Avenue.
The teams will meet at the parking lot just west of McDonalds at 20 N. Main Street to deposit trash collected during the clean-up. Clean Evansville has partnered with Republic Services to depose of all trash.
Since its inception in January, 2012, Mayor Winnecke and the Clean Evansville Initiative have collected almost 50 tons of litter and trash with the assistance 5,400 volunteers.
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.