Organizers hosting clean up events for ‘Litter Free Evansville’

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Published: Nov. 28, 2022 at 10:58 AM CST|Updated: Nov. 28, 2022 at 12:49 PM CST
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - ‘Keep Evansville Beautiful’ is inviting community members to help keep the city litter free by joining them in a clean-up event.

According to a press release, KEB is hosting six clean-up events a year, every other month beginning in Dec. 2022.

The first clean-up will be held on Dec. 3 at Green River Road South and Covert Avenue.

They say people will meet at in Ruler’s parking lot on South Green River, and the event will run from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Organizers say the group will provide supply bags and gloves.

KEB will host five more clean-ups in 2023. Those are planned as follows:

  • Feb. 4 at West Franklin Street, Fulton to St. Joesph Avenue from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    • Attendees will meet at the library on West Franklin Street
  • April 1 at Green River Road, Lloyd North to Morgan Avenue from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    • Attendees will meet at Donut Bank on Green River
  • June 3 at First Avenue, Diamond Avenue, to Buena Vista from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    • Attendees will meet at Wal-Mart on First Ave.
  • August 5 at North Main Street to Columbia from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    • Attendees will meet at McDonald’s on North Main
  • Oct. 7 at Burkhardt, Lloyd Expressway to Morgan Avenue from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    • Attendees will meet at Wal-Mart on Burkhardt Road, west side of the parking lot