After three years and quiet and diligent work, it's time for the campaig
We've mobilized over a thousand volunteers and removed hundred of
thousands of pounds of trash from the woods. Now it's time to ask our
leaders in government to do their part for the park.
n to restore Shepherd Parkway to enter its next phase. It's time for the "big ask."
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Thursday, July 17, 2014
Saturday, June 14 was our largest Community Clean-Up of 2014 thus far, with over 150 volunteers, including large a group from the Fund for American Studies, interns from the U.S. Department of Energy, teachers from the new Democracy Prep Public Charter School in Congress Heights, and of course a healthy compliment of Ward 8 residents. Together we ridded the forest of:
-129 Trash Bags
-8 hypodermic needles
-1 DPW vehicle-boot
-13 paint buckets
-15 Plywood sheets