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Greenovate Urban Wild cleanups

Joining an urban wild cleanup is one great way to get involved and volunteer with Greenovate. Keeping our shared spaces clean allows you to get to know your neighborhood and build more resilient communities.

A major piece of the cleanup will be picking up and getting rid of trash in the surrounding area. Another component will involve the physical removal and disposal of invasive species.

The Parks and Recreation Department will lead the education and removal of invasive species portion of the event. They will help volunteers identify and remove the invasive species that are affecting the Urban Wild.

Next Urban Wild cleanup

All Urban Wilds Cleanups are canceled for this year. Please check back in 2021 for new events!

Upcoming cleanups

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CANCELED: 2020 Gladeside Urban Wild cleanup

Preparing to join a cleanup

Don’t forget to check the weather before the event! Properly dressing and preparing for a cleanup ensures that the day will not only be fun, but safe.

Suggested to bring (weather dependent):
  1. Water
  2. Jacket
  3. A hat
  4. Sunglasses
  5. Bug Spray
  6. Close-toed shoes
  7. Pants or sweatpants
  8. Tools and gloves, if you have them

Ecological Services

Urban wilds are an essential part of the City’s open space system.

Urban Wilds Initiative