Great American Cleanup: March 25 / 26, 2022

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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.

How: Simply click here to sign up and become a volunteer.