Earth Day Community Cleanup
ORK will hold a community cleanup as a part of the Great American Cleanup through Keep Georgia Beautiful Foundation in the upper watershed. The event will take place at 2 main locations: river landings in Louisville (~30 volunteers) and a river shoals location near Hamburg State Park (This location is full).
Volunteers will sign up for a specific location and meet at that location’s designated supply pickup/drop-off spot. Volunteers will clean up their location and meet back at the supply spot to drop off trash and supplies.
Snacks and litter collection equipment provided. Pre-registration is required.
Supply Pickup & Drop Off Location addresses:
City Hall, 1011 Peachtree St. Louisville, GA 30434
Volunteers will be sent to assigned river landings in town to do cleanup
Hamburg State Park, 6071 Hamburg State Park Rd, Mitchell, GA 30820
Volunteers will go to the nearby river shoals to do cleanup
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Thanks to Georgia’s 2022 Great American Cleanup premier sponsor Cox Enterprises with supporting sponsor Chick-Fil-A, Ogeechee Riverkeeper received a micro grant for $500 from the Keep Georgia Beautiful Foundation for the purpose of purchasing materials and supporting local cleanup events.