This past weekend the city of Cleveland's Stormwater Division co-sponsored the 30th annual Tennessee River Rescue Stream Cleanup in Cleveland.
Approximately 59 volunteers participated in this year’s event. Volunteers were from: the Cleveland community (7), Cleveland High School (29), Cleveland State Community College (5), The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (2), Girl Scouts (11) and Lee University (5).
Volunteers collected 36 bags of trash, four tires, a shopping cart, laundry hamper, floor mat, carpet, wood piece and four garbage bags of plastic bottles to be recycled.
This year’s sponsors for the event included: city of Cleveland Stormwater, Cleveland High School, Bradley County Stormwater, Rock/Creek and Keep Cleveland/Bradley Beautiful.