The Sierra Club will be picking up trash along a stretch of the Great Rivers National Scenic Byway, also known as the Great River Road on Saturday. The Sierra Club's Virginia Woulfe-Beile says volunteers will concentrate on an area between Piasa Harbor and Grafton. There will be 6 different areas where volunteers will start.
She says they hope to have about 150 volunteers show up.
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Lunch will be served at noon at the Piasa Harbor Pavilion. Volunteers are responsible for providing their own gloves, layers of clothing and shoes you don’t mind getting dirty. You can pre-register or just show up. Call 462-6802 for more information.
Serving the areas of Alton, Godfrey, East Alton, Wood River, Roxana, Edwardsville, Jerseyville, Brighton, Bethalto, Grafton, Granite City, Hartford, Highland, Troy, Fairview Heights, Belleville and the surrounding cities.