Board of Appeals
Board of Investment Trustees
Community Engagement Cluster
Community Use of Public Facilities
Correction & Rehabilitation
County Attorney's Office
County Executive's Office
Emergency Mgmt & Homeland Security
Fire and Rescue Service
Health & Human Services
Housing and Community Affairs
Legislative Oversight Office
Management and Budget Office
Merit System Protection Board
Public Information Office
State's Attorney's Office
Zoning & Administrative Hearings
For Immediate Release: 3/14/2013
|Volunteers Needed for Department of Environmental Protection Earth Day Cleanup
Volunteers are needed to participate in an Earth Day cleanup hosted by the Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) in partnership with the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission Department of Parks and the local watershed group Eyes of Paint Branch. This event is part of the Anacostia Watershed Society’s Earth Day Cleanup celebration held throughout the Anacostia watershed.
The cleanup will be held on April 20 from 9 a.m. to noon in the White Oak neighborhood of Silver Spring. DEP staff will greet volunteers at the corner of Stewart Lane and Lockwood Drive.
Volunteers will assist with trash removal projects. Representatives of the Bridgestone America’s Spent Tire Community Clean-up Program will assist by hauling tires from the site.
All participants must register prior to the event and be 14 years of age or older to participate. Public school students who volunteer will be eligible to earn Student Service Learning hours. Contact Leslie Wilcox at email@example.com or 240-777-7780 for more information or to register.
A list of Montgomery County Earth Month events is available on the My Green Montgomery website. Check back frequently as more events are added.
|Release ID: 13-073
Media Contact: Esther Bowring 240-777-6507
Return to News Releases