The Beautification and Cultural Affairs Committee invites you to join us this Saturday, March 18th from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm for a community cleanup!

Volunteers will meet at Vons Market at 10321 Devonshire Street, Mission Hills, 91345 @ s/e corner of the store parking lot. Cleaning materials will be provided! Please wear comfortable clothes. No short pants.

For more information, please contact Pamela Cardillo, Chair of the Beautification and Cultural Affairs Committee: 818-427-9252.

LA Sanitation is offering free bulky item drop off events to help keep Los Angeles clean.

THREE SATURDAYS
April 16, May 28, June 18
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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April 16, 23, 30

Fifteen sites, three days, one River

This April come down to the River for Friends of the Los Angeles River’s 27th annual Great LA River CleanUp: La Gran Limpieza!

This year there is an urgent need for the 27th Annual Great Los Angeles River CleanUp. The dramatic El Niño swept through the watershed washing trash from surrounding areas into the channel which needs to be removed.

April is Earth Month you have three Saturdays – April 16th, 23rd, and 30th – and fifteen sites to choose from along the entire course of the LA River.

This Earth Month do your part – sign up for the CleanUp today!

To participate you must register and turn in a completed waiver at the CleanUp.

Dates and Locations

Upper River | April 16 | 9:00 am – 12:00 noon

Bette Davis Picnic Area | Glendale Narrows Riverwalk | Tujunga Wash @ Haines Canyon Channel | Sepulveda Basin Sports Complex

Mid River | April 23 | 9:00 am – 12:00 noon

Arroyo Seco Confluence | Fletcher Dr & Bowtie Parcel | The Frog Spot | Los Feliz Blvd | Marsh Park | Steelhead Park | Sunnynook Footbridge

Lower River | April 30 | 9:00 am – 12:00 noon

Compton Creek @ Artesia Station | Compton Creek @ Del Amo Station | Golden Shore Marine Reserve | Willow Street Estuary  Continue reading

Attention Mission Hills Stakeholders:

The Mission Hills Beautification Committee is now considering locations for a fall clean up project! Do you have a suggestion for a cleanup location for the MHNC to consider? Then send an email with details including exact location and at least 3 pictures showing the location’s current condition to missionhillsbc@gmail.com. Be sure to put the words “CLEAN UP” in the subject line of your email.

All viable submissions will be reviewed at our next committee meeting on Sept 24th 2014. All are welcome to submit and attend. Deadline to get your location submitted for consideration is Friday Sept 20th. All are encouraged to attend our committee meeting Sept 24th!

After our meeting the top 3 locations will then become part of an online survey where you the MH Stakeholder will ultimately determine the final location. All submissions must be in The City of Mission Hills 91345. Again, don’t delay! Deadline for location submission is Sept 20th!