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“Don’t Mess with Texas Trash-Off” to take place Saturday, April 9, 2016

Saturday, April 9, Keep Abilene Beautiful, Republic Services, the Texas Department of Transportation and the City of Abilene are partnering to host the “Don’t Mess with Texas Trash-Off”.  This beautification event will bring together hundreds of volunteers who will pick up litter in public areas such as streets, highways, parks and empty fields.

Registration will take place between Monday, April 4 and Thursday, April 7 between 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. at City Hall, 555 Walnut Street, Suite 207, Abilene Texas 79601. Volunteers will be assigned to pick up litter at designated sites in Abilene and provided with cleanup supplies.

  • All volunteers (regardless of age – youth or adult) must register to participate
  • All volunteers, under age 18, must be accompanied by a participating adult
  • Volunteers will need to provide their own transportation to their assigned cleanup site and disposal location
  • Trash bags and gloves will be provided

Please register to help clean up the litter in Abilene!