July the month for clean-up

The Rockford Park District Foundation’s City of Gardens is preparing for the Communities in Bloom competition. July has been declared citywide clean-up month in preparation for the contest and the arrival of the judges Aug. 6.

You can help make our city cleaner and greener by getting involved with your neighborhood or church group. Gloves and bags will be provided to groups and individuals interested in participating in clean-up activities. Call the City of Gardens at 987-1689 (TTY, 963-3323) for information.

This effort is sponsored by the Park District Foundation’s City of Gardens, Beef-A-Roo, Rock River Disposal Services, and Winnebago Landfill Company, LLC, in cooperation with the Rockford Park District and City of Rockford.

For information about accessibility for event participants with disabilities, call 987-1600 (voice/TTY).

From the July 19-25, 2006, issue

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