Date: October 14, 2017, time: 9:00 am- 12:00 pm, location: DuPage River.
Since it was founded in 1972, TCF has helped preserve nearly 33,000 acres of open space, restored and cleaned miles of rivers and streams, and educated thousands of kids by engaging them in nature and the outdoors.
Volunteers picked up about 17 garbage bags full of debris along.
Hidden Oaks Conservation Area - Bolingbrook (park at Hidden Lakes Trout Farm).Phone: (630) 969-0664, fax: (630) 969-0827, office Hours.Proclamation, duPage County River Sweep, Proclaimed May 15, 2008.In 2009, the Sweep was expanded to include restoration of natural areas near the waterways.Call (630) 969-0664, our technicians are available at all hours to help you.Restoration sites are: Hitchcock Woods Forest Preserve - Lisle.Contact Information 2710 Curtiss Street,.O.The annual, duPage County River Sweep (a county-wide, self-coordinated, stream cleanup and restoration event) is celebrating its 25th anniversary!If youre interested in participating in the next River Sweep, please contact the Public Works Department at (630) for more information or to be placed on the volunteer list.Download the brochure and printable registration form here.
Mueller, President of the Village of Lombard, do hereby proclaim Saturday, June 7, 2008 as DuPage County River Sweep Day and encourage all residents of the Village of Lombard to learn about the environmental importance of clean waterways, and are further urged to participate.
This year's DuPage River Sweep on Saturday, May 20, from.m.
Whereas, the DuPage County River Sweep is a countywide stream cleanup held during American Rivers Month, the first weekend in June; and.
The Forest Preserve District of DuPage County and numerous park districts also help by removing the trash that is collected.
The River Sweep is a countywide clean-up which encourages citizens to improve local waterways by removing debris and litter from a section of stream or pond.To noon, is the 26th year of this monumental effort by area residents giving their time pa tax rebate program to improve waterways in their neighborhoods.Whereas, stream cleaning efforts have been highly successful with more than 7,500 volunteers removing more than 180 tons of solid waste from DuPage County streams since 1991; and.Cleanup isn't restricted to the county's major waterways, but also includes neighborhood detention and natural ponds that need care.The Sweep encompasses the East and West Branches of the DuPage River and Salt Creek, as well as many tributaries.