County-wide cleanup set for April 13

CONYERS -- Volunteers are being asked to sign up for an April county-wide clean up and day of service.

Hands Across Rockdale and Keep Conyers-Rockdale Beautiful are joining forces to sponsor the event on April 13, 8 a.m. to noon, at Rockdale Career Academy, 1064 Culpepper Drive. The project is part of KCRB's Great American Cleanup initiative.

Families, individuals, businesses, schools, and other groups are encouraged to sign up now to participate. Registration forms for the cleanup can be found at www.rockdalecounty.org and are due back by Mon., April 8.

Volunteer registration forms for other service projects with Hands Across Rockdale can be found at www.handsacrossrockdale.org.

Volunteers for the Great American Cleanup should come to RCA to check in starting at 8 a.m. April 13, pick up their cleaning supplies and get further instructions. All cleaning supplies will be provided at no charge.

Through public-private partnerships and strategic alliances with citizens, businesses and government, KCRB's efforts each year are designed to motivate hundreds of volunteers to clean up, beautify and improve Rockdale County, thereby creating safer and more livable environments.

To learn more about KCRB and the Great American Cleanup visit www.rockdalecounty.org , call 770-278-7142 or email Stormwater.Events@rockdalecounty.org.

To learn more about Hands Across Rockdale, visit www.handsacrossrockdale.org or email katy@conyers-rockdale.com.