Neighbourhood Cleanup Party

COVID-19 update: Neighbourhood Cleanup Program

August 18, 2020: The Neighbourhood Cleanup Party program has resumed with important additional safety measures to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. 

New guidelines: 

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Usually, you tidy before company comes. But when you host or join a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party, the cleaning is part of the fun!

Taking part in a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party is easy!

When you host or join a cleanup, we provide you with the tools you need to get the party started, including: garbage bags, gloves and other cleanup tools, and free pickup of litter collected. 

Hosting in five easy steps

  1. Pick a date and site for your cleanup
  2. Invite guests to your cleanup party
  3. Gather your supplies
  4. Arrange for garbage removal
  5. Submit your post-cleanup report

Host a party

Find a clean up to join

By taking part in a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party, you will:

  • Create a sense of community and purpose for friends, family, and colleagues in your neighbourhood
  • Reduce pollution in storm water runoff that impacts our waterways
  • Help neighbourhoods feel vibrant and safe

Year in review: 2019 cleanup party

Volunteers participated in a litter cleanup
Bags of litter collected, to keep our streets clean
Cleanups helped keep litter out of our waterways

Map of 2018 cleanups

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Thank you to our partners and sponsors

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Get involved with other City programs

Adopt-a-Block Program

Keep the neighbourhood block of your choice clean, safe, and attractive.

Adopt a catch basin

Help prevent flooding in your neighbourhood, adopt a catch basin to care for.

Green Streets Program

Beautify traffic calming areas in your neighbourhood as a volunteer gardener.

Volunteer as a Snow Angel

Help seniors and people with limited mobility clear their sidewalks after a snowfall.

Contact us


Phone: 604-871-6443