Cuyahoga Falls Mayor Don Walters announces that the city of Cuyahoga Falls is coordinating a 2016 National Public Lands Day - Cuyahoga River Cleanup & Community Tree-planting project on Saturday, Sept. 24.
Volunteers are being recruited to assist with National Public Lands Day efforts from two main locations; one at River Front Park (Front Street), and the second at Water Works Park (2025 Munroe Falls Avenue). Volunteers will be cleaning up litter and debris in areas along the Cuyahoga River, and planting trees at designated locations near riverbanks.
Volunteers who plan to work in and from the River Front Park area, will meet at 9 a.m. at the River Front Park parking lot (near the Doodlebug Memorial). Volunteers working in and from Water Works Park, will meet at the Little Stone Shelter at 10 a.m. Cleanup supplies and planting tools will be available for project volunteers at each location.
Lunch for all city of Cuyahoga Falls 2016 National Public Lands Day volunteers will be provided at the Little Stone Shelter in Water Works Park at approximately 12:30 p.m.
To volunteer for the City of Cuyahoga Falls 2016 National Public Lands Day Project, pre-registration is required. Email firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, Sept. 21, to pre-register.