September 14, 2019

16th Annual Mayors' Grand River Cleanup

Event Description:

The West Michigan Environmental Action Council (WMEAC) invites you to the 16th Annual Mayors’ Grand River Cleanup on Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 8:30AM to 1:00PM at Sixth Street Park in Grand Rapids, MI. Join over 1,000 volunteers as they cleanup 30 miles of the Grand River in 5 West Michigan Communities – Grand Rapids, Grandville, Walker, Wyoming, and Plainfield Township. Participants will travel to sites courtesy of Dean Transportation to pull thousands of pounds of trash and recycling from along river banks and storm drains and return for a celebration that includes live music, lunch, and a beer garden featuring Founders Brewing and Cascade Blonde (21+ for beer garden and ID required). All ages are welcome for this family-friendly event! Sign-up as an individual or as a team of family and friends. Groups, organizations, and businesses can also register a team. More information and registration is available online at

Event Hosts:

West Michigan Environmental Action Council

Date & time:
September 14, 2019
8:30am  -  1:00pm

Sixth Street Park
647 Monroe Avenue Northwest
Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

Open to the Public:


Questions: For Questions about this event, please contact Sara Vruggink with West Michigan Environmental Action Council at (616) 451-3051 or

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