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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Celebrate Earth Day by Cleaning Up Chesterfield April 18-24

Chesterfield County Environmental Engineering 

April 5, 2021

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA — In celebration of Earth Day 2021 and National Volunteer Week on April 18-24, Chesterfield County invites residents, groups, organizations and businesses to register to volunteer for a COVID-friendly trash clean-up at five locations around the county. 

Clean-ups will occur all week, Sunday, April 18 through Saturday, April 24. Individual families or small groups are encouraged to register. 

The Chesterfield County Environmental Engineering and Parks and Recreation departments will provide pre-registered volunteers with supplies like gloves and trash bags. Participants can also bring their own supplies. Volunteers can request to clean-up litter at one of five designated areas:

  • Falling Creek Ironworks Park, 6407 Jefferson Davis Hwy
  • Historic Point of Rocks, by appointment only
  • Dutch Gap Conservation Area, 341 Henricus Park Road
  • River City Sportsplex, 13030 Genito Road
  • Mid-Lothian Mines Park, 13301 N Woolridge Road

To participate in an Earth Day clean-up event, you must register by contacting Lorne Field, environmental outreach coordinator, at 804-748-1920. The last day to register is Thursday, April 22. 

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