FREEDOM PARK GREENWAY CLEANUP – IMC CHARLOTTE EVENT
Date & Time: Saturday, October 10, 2020, 9:00 – Noon
Description: Improving the appearance of one of Charlotte’s favorite greenways makes for better walks and runs for everyone. It’s also a great way to get some exercise on a cool fall Saturday morning while socializing with like-minded friends. Bring a few large trash bags. Follow this link for suggestions as to what to expect at your first clean-up:
Meeting Location: 1901 Freedom Park Service Road (park entrance off East Boulevard, near tennis courts)
Organizer: Gail Goforth, GailGoforth@bellsouth.net. Please email to register, so that we can plan accordingly.
Safety is important!
- Maintain social distancing.
- Ensure that you wear a mask and some form of gloves for protection.
- Additionally, BBQ tongs, salad tongs, or other pickup device can help create further separation between you and the litter.
- Never touch the litter directly or your face during your cleanup.
- Bring hand sanitizer, especially if you are somewhere where you are unable to wash your hands.
- Only pick up litter that is safe to handle and can be easily disposed of or recycled.
- Have fun, knowing that you are making a difference!