The “North Carolina Litter-Free Coalition” is encouraging participation in litter recovery events on the third Saturday of February, May, August and November in Cherokee, Clay and Graham County plus all of North Carolina. We are hoping that all of those living in North Carolina, Georgia and Tennessee will join us …. Strength and effective in numbers, we can make a difference by working together!
On Saturday, November 19, 2016, the North Carolina Litter –Free Coalition encourages all “At your own risk” ADOT Adopt-A-Highway groups, solo groups and individuals to join the “Road Warriors” in recovering as much highway and community litter as possible to improve the image and economy of North Carolina.
If you are a “At your own risk” Adopt-A-Highway group, solo group or individual, please share your contact information, meeting place and meeting times with your local newspapers, radio and television stations so that those wanting to help pick up litter may contact you.
Can you imagine hundreds of people picking up litter on the same day? For maximum exposure, don’t pile the bags of litter up but leave them spaced at least three feet apart so that those that see them, realize the litter issues we face are serious and the effort of your group or individual effort are making a difference.
“America the Beautiful” depends upon all of us, it isn’t for spectators.
Please contact the North Carolina Litter-Free Coalition if we may assist you in any manner.
Gary Chamberlain-Freelance Writer
Cherokee County-Murphy, NC resident
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