Leaving LaGrange Better Than We Found It, city litter pickup

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Name: Leaving LaGrange Better Than We Found It, city litter pickup
Date: December 7, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM EST
Event Description:
The public is invited to join the City of LaGrange for its monthly litter clean-up event Saturday, December 7th, 8:00-10:00 a.m. The group will meet on the first segment of The Thread behind St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 207 North Greenwood Street. We are proud to partner with St. Mark's Episcopal Church for this event. City Manager Meg Kelsey wanted to send a message to the community that the City of LaGrange is serious about cleaning up litter and rolled out the city’s campaign, “Leaving LaGrange Better Than We Found It.” The City of LaGrange closed non-essential business April 20, 2018 and hundreds of employees picked up trash throughout the community. The city recently celebrated its second annual LLBTWFI litter pickup on April 26, 2019. The city will continue holding monthly litter pickups: DECEMBER - Saturday, December 7th, 8-10 a.m. First Segment of THE THREAD Granger, 207 North Greenwood Street (St. Mark’s Church, Partner) JANUARY - Saturday, January 11th, 8-10 a.m. Weathers Honda Parking Lot, 1808 Vernon Road (McKeen Realty, Partner) FEBRUARY - Saturday, February 8th, 8-10 a.m. Piggly Wiggly parking lot, 505 South Greenwood Street MARCH - Saturday, March 7th, 8-10 a.m. Jones Street Park APRIL - Friday, April 24th, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. City employees will pick up litter throughout the community We are looking for partners (church groups, civic groups, boy scouts, girl scouts, businesses, schools - EVERYONE!) to help us Leave LaGrange Better Than We Found It! Want to help? Contact Katie Van Schoor (706) 883-2055 or kvanschoor@lagrangega.org. If you would like to have a litter cleanup in your neighborhood contact Scott Landa with Keep Troup Beautiful. For more information go to www.keeptroupbeautiful.com or call (706) 884-9922. If you have any questions about the City's litter pickup, contact Katie Van Schoor (706) 883-2055 or kvanschoor@lagrangega.org.
Location:
First Segment of THE THREAD behind St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 207 North Greenwood Street
Date/Time Information:
Saturday, December 7th, 8-10 a.m.
Contact Information:
Katie Mercer Van Schoor, City of LaGrange Marketing/Communications Manager, kvanschoor@lagrangega.org or (706) 883-2055
Fees/Admission:
This event is free, family-friendly & open to the public.
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