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Red River Clean Up: 7th Street to Meadowgreen
August 10, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Red River Clean Up 7th Street to Meadowgreen
Join Friends of Red River on Saturday August 10 to clean the 4.5 mile section from 7th Street Access in Clay City to Meadowgreen Music Park. There are literally hundreds of tires and several dumpsites in this section of the Red River. We could really use your help! Not able to participate in the clean up on the river but want to help? We need volunteers that can help with the shuttle around 8:30am and with delivering pizza and cold drinks to Meadowgreen around 2pm. Another way to help is to share the event and help people know that dumping is not cool.
Timeline (subject to slight changes) and supplies list below.
8am – Check in a unload you personal boat at the 7th Street Boat Access, Clay City. Drive personal vehicle to Meadowgreen Music Park. Shuttle as few cars as possible back to 7th Street Access, Clay City.
8:55a – safety meeting
~9a- launch boats
~2 pm – off the water at Meadowgreen. Lunch provided for volunteers by Friends of Red River. Personal vehicles there and ready for you to go!
your boat, paddles, personal flotation device
water and snacks
hat and sunscreen
clothes and shoes you don’t mind getting dirty, really dirty
Option items to bring:
knife and/or saw
change of clothes and/or towel for after clean up
Whether or not you have been on a Friends of Red River clean up before, we would love to have you! Please contact Laura Gregory if you have any questions of concerns at firstname.lastname@example.org.