The Mauch Chunk Lake Park is seeking volunteers for a community cleanup day this Saturday, April 24. Anyone that is interested should register at the park office. The spring litter cleanup will be held between the hours of 9 a.m. and noon.
The effort is part of the Great American Cleanup of PA which is a statewide cleanup campaign involving local and state government, businesses, waste haulers, and environmental and civic groups. The PA Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the Department of Transportation (PennDOT), in cooperation with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful are sponsoring the Great American Cleanup of PA.
Individuals, scouting groups and environmental clubs, are invited to be a part of this effort. Gloves, trash bags and safety equipment will be provided.