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April 13, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Turley Park
1010 N. Glenview Drive
Carbondale, IL 62902
Preregistration is encouraged by April 7.
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Carbondale Annual Spring Cleanup and Recycling Day

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Registration and Orientation starts at 9 am. After receiving supplies (gloves and bags) and assignments, volunteers go to their assigned spots and pick up litter and recyclables, leaving the bags on site for the City workers to collect and Rotarians to weigh. Volunteers return for lunch, t-shirts and prizes. One change from previous years: instead of prizes for most trash collected, there will be a random drawing for a variety of prizes, donated by Hunan, 710 Bookstore, and Panera, with more expected. Lunch is provided with the help of Arnold’s Market, Woodard Wellness, and others. Critical to success is support from local businesses, as event sponsors and as donors of food, supplies, or prizes. This year’s sponsors include Burris Disposal Service, CIMCO, and Southern Recycling Center. In-kind support comes from Silkworm, SIUC, the City of Carbondale, and the Carbondale Park District. KCB is looking for suggestions of “blight spots:” streets, alleys, or properties that need attentio