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Posted on: September 12, 2008

[ARCHIVED] Pollution Prevention Week

Pollution Prevention Week is September 15-21. Coastal cleanups will be held throughout California on September 20.

Help Clean up Richmond's Shoreline and Marshlands
Free BBQ at Noon at Shimada Park following the Clean-up!!

When: Saturday September 20, 2008 from 8:30 AM until Noon

Meet at Shimada Friendship Park in Richmond Marina Bay.
We will be cleaning up trash "hot spots" along the south shoreline in Richmond.

Directions to Shimada Park:
Exit 580 at Marina Bay Parkway; follow the Parkway almost to the Bay.
Shimada Park is on the left side of the Parkway almost at the end.

Other Information
Bring a friend (or two).
Wear old clothes, sturdy shoes, a hat, and apply sunscreen.
Bring your own refillable water bottle, if you can.
Children are welcome but must be supervised by an adult.

Snacks will be provided in the morning.
BBQ at Noon is free to all

Sponsors: Office of Supervisor John Gioia, City of Richmond, The Watershed Project, and the Richmond Shoreline Citizen Response (RSCR)

For more information contact Kate Rauch in the Office of Supervisor John Gioia (510) 374-3231 or
Lucy Kihlstrom from the Richmond Shoreline Citizen Response (510-234-5639)

To move through the sign in process faster print out a waiver and bring it filled out.

Find your local cleanup event here
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