It’s Springtime and that means Neighborhood Cleanups! In the NE Coalition, all twelve of our neighborhoods are having a cleanup, starting the last weekend of April with King, Saturday the 27th, and Eliot on Sunday, April 28th. The complete Cleanup schedule is over on our Cleanups page. You’ll also find location, hours of operation, accepted materials and costs.
Two other cleanup-focused events are taking place this weekend: Saturday, April 20th, Alberta Main Street is cleaning up Alberta Street with Operation Clean Sweep. The Earth Day District Clean Up on Alberta Street is a great way to meet your neighbors, clean up the Street and have some fun! All ages are welcome, come as an individual or in a group! Sign up on the Alberta Main Street website. Event runs from 10am – 2pm, sign-in starts at 9:30am at NE 18th and Alberta.
On Sunday, April 21st, the NE Broadway Business Association is having a Styrofoam and Paper Recycle Fest. Bring your block Styrofoam and bagged packing peanuts for recycling and paper for shredding to the 2100 Building on NE Broadway from 9am-1pm. Please enter on Broadway and exit onto Weidler. Cost is $5 per standard size box of paper and $5 and up for Styrofoam. No limit per customer. More information on the NE Broadway Business Association webpage.