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Community Clean-Up DaysCity Trash & Recycling

During the 2018 annual Community Clean-Up Day more than 200 volunteers cleaned up 8,100 pounds of trash from our community! 

Some of the projects completed were:

  • Litter & Graffiti Clean-up - Citywide
  • 35 trees planted
  • Weeds abated on 1 city block (Eastside Armory)
  • Picked up 35 illegally dumped items - 1.13 tons (east and west)
  • Parque de los Ninos - sand sifting in playground, weeding, planting, mulching
  • Rancheria Community Garden plot clean-up and weeding


Schedule Your Own Clean Up

Apart from our annual clean-up day, if you have a group you are invited to schedule a community clean-up of your own. Call Looking Good Santa Barbara at 564-5669. 

Overview of Clean-Ups


 

During the 2017 annual Community Clean-Up Day we cleaned up 7,240 pounds of trash from our community! 

Some of the projects completed were:

  • Litter & Graffiti Clean-up - Citywide
  • Litter Clean-Up - Old Mission Creek
  • Graffiti Paint-Out - Micheltorena & San Andres Intersection
  • General Maintenance - Yanonali Community Garden
  • 30 Street Trees Mulched & Maintained
  • Operated Two Bulky Item Collection Locations
  • Picked Up Illegally Dumped Items from City Streets

 

What We Accomplished Together in 2016

400 Volunteers:

  • 4,200 Pounds of Trash Collected
  • 3,500 Pounds of Illegally Dumped Items Collected
  • 100's of Graffiti Tags Removed

 

What We Accomplished Together in 2015

280 Volunteers:

  • 25 City Blocks Covered
  • 4,000 Pounds of Trash Collected
  • 60 Trees Maintained
  • 1,000 Door Hangers Distributed
  • 100’s of Graffiti Tags Removed
  • 30 Storm Drain Markers Installed
  • 1,600 Feet of Old Mission Creek Cleaned Up and 120 Pounds of Trash Collected

     

    2014 Clean Up Day

    The 2014 clean-up was a great success -  read about it here, check out our Facebook Album, or watch the slideshow below.  

     

     


    The 2015 annual Community Clean-Up Day was held on Saturday, July 25th.

    What We Accomplished Together

    280 Volunteers:

    • 25 City Blocks Covered
    • 4,000 Pounds of Trash Collected
    • 60 Trees Maintained
    • 1,000 Door Hangers Distributed
    • 100’s of Graffiti Tags Removed
    • 30 Storm Drain Markers Installed
    • 1,600 Feet of Old Mission Creek Cleaned Up and 120 Pounds of Trash Collected
    Last Updated: Oct 31, 2018
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