What: National Kickoff to the Great American Cleanup is a two-day effort to remove litter and improve community appearance across all 17 cities and counties in Hampton Roads. Community beautification projects include:
Removing litter from roadsides, neighborhoods, beaches, waterways, and parks for cleaner communities
Planting trees, flowers and community gardens to strengthen green infrastructure
Restoring nature trails, parks and playgrounds to encourage outdoor activity Recycling old or unwanted items junking up your home or yard
Restoring business districts and thoroughfares to encourage economic development
When: Cleanup events will take place Friday, March 25 and Saturday, March 26. Cleanup events on Friday will primarily focus on local business and military volunteers.
Who: Everyone has a role to play in keeping Hampton Roads beautiful. From individuals to families, school groups to civic organizations, small businesses to large corporations. YOU can make a difference for your community.