We recently spoke with Adrienne of Tremont who shared a great RiverSweep story- So, how did you first get involved with RiverSweep? My neighborhood in Tremont has always been very involved with RiverSweep. I signed up to volunteer after receiving an email for the event four years ago, and I’ve been participating ever since. Did […]
On Saturday, May 13th, volunteers will be cleaning up garbage and covering graffiti in Cleveland neighborhoods such as the Flats, Tremont, and Slavic Village at RiverSweep. Each year, RiverSweep draws students, activists and members of the business community to work together to clean the Cuyahoga River Valley of trash and tires. In its 28th year, […]
Business Volunteers Unlimited has teamed up with the Cleveland Indians to offer two free game tickets to individuals who volunteer for at least 4 hours between April 11th and August 31st 2017. How to register for the Cleveland Indians Volunteer Challenge: Register: Register in the Volunteer Center at BVUvolunteers.org. Find Opportunity: Search and find a volunteer […]
Cool throwback shot from Dan Morgan, Straight Shooter. From 2007-2009 community volunteers at Canalway Partners annual RiverSweep event pulled over 2000 illegally dumped tires on property that is now under construction as Stage 3 of the Towpath Trail Extension!
Canalway Partners Executive Director Tim Donovan was recently on featured on WVIZ/PBS ideastream discussing Stage 3 of the Towpath Trail Extension Project and Saturday’s Ribbon Cutting. Watch the video online here.
Canalway Partners has partnered with the Earth Day Coalition to offer discounted admission to EarthFest for the first 200 attendees of the Towpath Stage 3 Groundbreaking. Pick up a coupon at the groundbreaking and head over to the Berea Fairgrounds for the longest running Earth Day celebration in the nation.
Towpath supporters are invited to join public officials from Cuyahoga County, the City of Cleveland, Cleveland Metroparks, Canalway Partners and more to ceremonially break ground on Stage 3 of the Towpath Trail Extension Project. We will break ground at Clark Field (get directions), 9:00 AM Earth Day morning Saturday, April 22nd. This is a B.Y.O.S. event- […]
Less than two weeks remain until Towpath Half Marathon race day- register today to guarantee your spot! Online Registration Deadline: April 7th, 2017 at midnight Mail and Fax Registration Deadline: April 4th, 2017
RiverSweep is Ohio’s largest done-in-a-day cleanup effort. Each year local businesses, schools and individuals team up to clean our shared backyard. In 2016, 950 volunteers removed over 80 tons of trash, including 475 tires. RiverSweep 2017 will happen from 9am to noon on Saturday May 13th. Each year RiverSweep features unique frog art, this year George […]