Chesterfield inviting volunteers to help clean up county in celebration of Earth Day

Chesterfield inviting volunteers to help clean up county in celebration of Earth Day
Generic picture of people picking up trash (Source: KFVS)

CHESTERFIELD, Va. (WWBT) - Chesterfield is inviting residents, groups, organizations and businesses to volunteer to clean up trash around the county in celebration of Earth Day and National Volunteer Week.

The COVID-friendly clean-ups will happen April 18-24 at five different locations.

Pre-registered volunteers will be supplied with gloves and trash bags, but volunteers can also bring their own supplies.

Volunteers can request to clean up at one of five places:

  • Falling Creek Ironworks Park, 6407 Jefferson Davis Hwy
  • Historic Point of Rocks, by appointment only
  • Dutch Gap Conservation Area, 341 Henricus Park Road
  • River City Sportsplex, 13030 Genito Road
  • Mid-Lothian Mines Park, 13301 N Woolridge Road

To register for an event, you can contact Lorne Field, environmental outreach coordinator, at 804-748-1920. Participants must register by April 22.

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