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Riverkeeper Sweep 2021

May 1 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Riverkeeper Sweep 2021 at Transmitter Park

Join Friends of Transmitter Park and Riverkeeper for a park clean-up event at WNYC Transmitter Park on Saturday, May 1, for the 10th Annual Riverkeeper Sweep, a day of service for the Hudson River and its tributaries.

Registration required.

Meet near the mural wall, at 1 Greenpoint Ave, Brooklyn, NY. We ask all Sweep volunteers to wear sturdy shoes or boots, clothing that they can get dirty, and to bring a hat, sunscreen, a full reusable water bottle, and a face mask, work gloves and hand sanitizer. This site is suitable for elementary-aged children with proper adult supervision.

*IMPORTANT! To ensure the safety of volunteers, Sweep Site Leaders, park staff, and our communities, we ask that volunteers adhere to the following guidelines:

  • Volunteers are required to pre-register for Sweep, and bring their own masks, gloves, hand sanitizer, and water.
  • All participants and Sweep Leaders must wear masks that fully cover both their nose and mouth, at all times, no exceptions.
  • All volunteers must maintain a minimum distance of 6 feet and wear masks at all times. When announcements are being made, a distance of 15 feet should be maintained.
  • Volunteers should carpool only with members of their own household.
  • Volunteers should not participate if they have ANY signs of illness or if they have potentially been exposed to COVID-19 within the previous two weeks.

Questions? Contact Riverkeeper at sweep@riverkeeper.org or site leader Steve Chesler at stevechesler@me.com.

To support the Riverkeeper Sweep and Riverkeeper’s year-round work to protect and restore the Hudson River and its tributaries, please consider becoming a Riverkeeper member or renewing your Riverkeeper membership with a donation of any amount, or starting a fundraiser to encourage your friends and family to become Riverkeeper members. Learn more and donate at: https://give.classy.org/Sweep2021

Details

Date:
May 1
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/brooklyn-wnyc-transmitter-park-cleanup-registration-144685156197

Organizers

Riverkeeper
Friends of Transmitter Park

Venue

WNYC Transmitter Park
1 Greenpoint Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11222 United States
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