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Iowa River Clean-Up 2014

NEW DAY! Saturday, Oct. 25

What: An Opportunity for Volunteers to Make a Difference

Where: On the Banks of the Iowa River in Iowa City

Meet at University Water Plant parking lot, 208 West Burlington St., Iowa City
(next to the UI Main Library parking lot) (Map)

When: Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, 9–11 a.m.

Registration: Please preregister using the form below.

Volunteers will remove garbage from the western banks of the Iowa River from Burlington Street to railroad trestle.

Volunteer activities, in addition to the removal of small debris, may include the removal of larger trash from the banks and sandbars of the river (i.e., tires or building materials). Volunteers may also choose to sort and wash recyclable material from the collected debris.  The clean-up will be outdoors. Please plan accordingly by wearing proper attire; sturdy closed-toe shoes, bug spray, sunscreen, etc. If you have a pair of work gloves, they are recommended. Bags and some gloves will be provided.  Thank you!


Iowa River Clean-Up Registration Form

  • All volunteers will sign-in at the parking lot near the Main Library on the east side of the Iowa River.

  • In case of inclement weather, please check this website ( to determine if the event has been canceled.

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