shadow

Put a lid on America's trash

Haul out those garbage bags and pick up, America!

That's the message from the Great American Cleanup, a nationwide effort to beautify neighborhoods, sponsored by Keep America Beautiful, in Stamford, Conn.

From mid-March to mid-May, more than 2 million people are expected to pick up trash, repaint public buildings, plant flowers, and buff up communities in 36 states and the District of Columbia.

Keep America Beautiful has a Web site (www.kab.org) for people interested in participating.

(c) Copyright 2000. The Christian Science Publishing Society

of 5 stories this month > Get unlimited stories
You've read 5 of 5 free stories

Only $1 for your first month.

Get unlimited Monitor journalism.