Area Keep Rockland Beautiful Cleans Up This Weekend

There are Keep Rockland Beautiful community cleanups in six Rockland County locations this weekend, including Pearl River, Nyack, West Nyack, New City, Spring Valley and Congers. Be sure to share your pictures from the cleanups on Patch.


Crews will be out all over Rockland County for Keep Rockland Beautiful community cleanups this weekend.

Volunteers scheduled events in Congers, Pearl River and Spring Valley on  Saturday; West Nyack, New City and Nyack on Sunday.

Nyack's cleanup will be followed by an Earth Day Celebration from noon to 5 p.m. in Memorial Park.

For more information or to register online to start or participate in clean up efforts, go to www.keeprocklandbeautiful.org.

The community cleanup schedule for this weekend is as follows:


  • Congers -- 9 a.m. to noon (rain or shine). Meet and pick up supplies at Congers Train Station Park. Free donuts, cider and pizza. Contact Rich Anderson at richardwanderson@verizon.net or (845) 268-8017.
  • Pearl River -- 10 a.m. to noon (Rain date April 27). Supplies and refreshments at the Central Ave. Field Gazebo. Contact Gerry Collins at gerry@keeprocklandbeautiful.org or (845) 708-9164.
  • Spring Valley -- 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Meet and pick up supplies at Spring Valley Memorial Park and Martin Luther King Multipurpose Center. Contact Bernar Charles, Jr. at bcharle02@aol.com or (845) 694-2701.


  • New City -- 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Rain date April 28). Meet and pick up supplies at Stop & Shop parking lot on Main St. Contact Hildee Ryan at hildee@optonline.net or (845) 708-9164.
  • Nyack -- 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. (Rain date April 28). Meet and pick up supplies at the Nyack Center. Contact Sonia Cairo at sonia@keeprocklandbeautiful.org or (845) 708-9164
  • West Nyack -- 10 a.m. to noon. Meet an pick up supplies at West Nyack Hamlet Green. Pizza party at noon. Contact Cheryl Dean Ward at cheryl@keeprocklandbeautiful.org or (845) 708-9164.

There will also be community cleanups April 27 in Blauvelt and April 28 in Pomona. 

Editor's Note: Share your pictures from this weekend's cleanups on Patch. You can upload them directly to this article. With any questions, email ryan.buncher@patch.com.


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