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By Dominique Madden
Contributing Reporter 

Clean Up, Clean Up Everybody do their share

Volunteers groom Ecorse Creek

 

Anthony DeCuir

Members from local city government, residents and community groups spent their time on Saturday, July 10th cleaning Ecorse Creek

Community volunteers came out again to help clean up the Ecorse Creek. This team is continuing with the work they started last year. Each month they come out and do a little bit more to make this area a clean pathway for water transportation. This is the second Clean Up this summer with two more to go.

Volunteers traveled down the Ecorse Creek in canoes and kayaks and pulled debris from the water and along the sides of the creek. During this day at the two locations they removed over 1,000 pounds of trash. Lincoln Park had 16 volunteers and removed 335 pounds of trash from the waterway...



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