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April 01, 2015
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Posted: Friday, April 4th 2014 at 1:08pm

Great American Cleanup is next Sat.

By Staff
GAINESVILLE - Final preparations are underway for Hall County's part in the Great American Cleanup this year.

It will take place next Saturday, April 12, hosted by Keep Hall Beautiful and the cities of Oakwood, Flowery Branch, Lula, Gainesville and Braselton. The City of Oakwood and Sterling on the Lake will also be offering an electronics recycling, document destruction and other non-traditional recycling opportunities for all Hall County Residents.

Volunteers are needed in these areas:

City of Oakwood
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Stream & Roadside Cleanups
(Wear Old Clothes)
Meet at Oakwood City Park
Supplies, Breakfast & Lunch will be provided
Contact: 770-534-2365

Items accepted for free recycling
Most Electronics, Appliances and household documents
* TVís will be recycled for a fee
* No Electronic material containing hazardous materials/chemicals will be accepted
Gently used clothing, shoes and household goods
Eye Glasses, Cell Phones and hearing aids
Contact Keep Hall Beautiful or go to its Facebook page for a more complete list of accepted items

City of Flowery Branch
9: 00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Meet at Flowery Branch Depot
Bags, gloves, water and donuts will be provided.
Contact: 770-531-1102

City of Lula
8:30a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet at Lula RR Depot
Bags, gloves & food will be provided.
Contact: 770-869-3801

City of Gainesville (1)
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet at Fair Street Neighborhood Center
715 Fair Street
Water will be provided
Contact: 770-531-1102

City of Gainesville (2)
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet in Parking Lot of La Flor DeJalisco,
425-1 Atlanta Hwy.
Drinks & Snacks will be provided
Contact: 770-531-1102

9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Meet in the Braselton Community Room
Located below/behind the Police Municipal Court building at 5040 Highway 53 Braselton next to Town Hall.
Will be cleaning river & nearby streams . (This is a Riverís Alive Event.)
Pizza will be provided
Contact: or call 706 654 3915 ext.1012

Sterling on the Lake
Recycling Site Only
Document Destruction, Household Items & More
9 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
(Fee applies for paint disposal)
Contact: 770-965-3980 Opt. 2

Hall County Government, American Security Shredding, Clermont Lions Club, Carry on Youth and Sterling on the Lake are also listed among those contributing time, resources and support to the effort.

For more information contact: Keep Hall Beautiful @ 770-531-1102 or info

Associated Categories: Business News, Local/State News

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