We are hosting 12 neighborhood Clean Up Days with Neighbors Allied for Good Growth to get people out to do something about Greenpoint’s street litter problem. While cleaning up our streets and sidewalks is the main idea of these events, each Clean Up Day is an opportunity for Greenpointers to become citizen scientists to help us stop litter at the source.
Clean Up Day volunteers play a big role in the Curb Your Litter Project. At each event, volunteers don’t just pick up the streets, they also help us collect valuable data on the neighborhood’s litter problem. When you volunteer at a clean up day, you can expect to: