CSX employees conducted a cleanup April 26, picking up 25 bags of debris from around the tracks and crossings. CSX is proud to partner with Keep North Charleston Beautiful and encourages others to get involved with this great organization.
Delta Sigma Theta
Volunteers from Delta Sigma Theta assisted Charleston Farms with their neighborhood Clean Cities Sweep project.
Knology of Charleston
Volunteers from Knology of Charleston assisted Olde North Charleston with their neighborhood Clean Cities Sweep project.
Volunteers cleaned the area around the railroad tracks on North Rhett Avenue. They picked up a bag full of garbage as well as another bag full of recyclables. In addition, they removed an old tire from the area.
Volunteers from Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, GA visited North Charleston as part of an alternative spring break project. They worked at the KNCB office, Quarterman Park, and Park Circle weeding flowerbeds, planting flowers, and spreading compost.
South Carolina Legal Services
South Carolina Legal Services conducted a cleanup with 8 volunteers. They picked up trash from Carner Avenue, Burton Lane, Clement Avenue, and Spruill Avenue from Burton Lane to the I-26 exit. They collected 23 bags of trash and other large pieces of debris.
We would also like to thank the following groups who participated in a beautification event at the Park Circle Butterfly Garden:
Paul Mitchell School
South Carolina Stingrays
The Sustainability Institute
Project summaries are provided by each group's project coordinator.