A local cleanup effort was held for the Little Miami River on Saturday. Close to 100 people were present to pick up trash from the river banks, but conditions forced a cancelation of planned canoe sections.

A local cleanup effort was held for the Little Miami River on Saturday. Close to 100 people were present to pick up trash from the river banks, but conditions forced a cancelation of planned canoe sections.


Photos courtesy of Jess Evans

Volunteers were able to attend a festival at Bellbrock Park after the cleanup, with a band and activities from non-profit groups set up.


Photos courtesy of Jess Evans

It was estimated the volunteers helped remove 240 pounds of trash from the area during the event.


Photos courtesy of Jess Evans

A local cleanup effort was held for the Little Miami River on Saturday. Close to 100 people were present to pick up trash from the river banks, but conditions forced a cancelation of planned canoe sections.

Volunteers were able to attend a festival at Bellbrock Park after the cleanup, with a band and activities from non-profit groups set up.

It was estimated the volunteers helped remove 240 pounds of trash from the area during the event.

A local cleanup effort was held for the Little Miami River on Saturday. Close to 100 people were present to pick up trash from the river banks, but conditions forced a cancelation of planned canoe sections.
https://www.xeniagazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2022/06/web1_CMYKCleanup_05.jpgA local cleanup effort was held for the Little Miami River on Saturday. Close to 100 people were present to pick up trash from the river banks, but conditions forced a cancelation of planned canoe sections. Photos courtesy of Jess Evans

Volunteers were able to attend a festival at Bellbrock Park after the cleanup, with a band and activities from non-profit groups set up.
https://www.xeniagazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2022/06/web1_CMYK2022_Festival_01.jpgVolunteers were able to attend a festival at Bellbrock Park after the cleanup, with a band and activities from non-profit groups set up. Photos courtesy of Jess Evans

It was estimated the volunteers helped remove 240 pounds of trash from the area during the event.
https://www.xeniagazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2022/06/web1_CMYKCleanup_02.jpgIt was estimated the volunteers helped remove 240 pounds of trash from the area during the event. Photos courtesy of Jess Evans