Lighter cleanup activities ideal for individuals or families of all ages.

Sign up as an individual or volunteer with your family to help clean up litter from roadways, streams and significant sites around Springfield. This is a great opportunity to enjoy the outdoors, get some exercise, and experience a part of Springfield that may be near and dear to your heart or new to you.

Activities include lighter physical activities and are ideal for all ages and time commitment levels.

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Point of Pride Cleanups

The City will host two point of pride or “POP” cleanups in early October at locations significant to Springfield. Bring your family or team to lend a hand to make these locations the point of pride they are.

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Roadway & Stream Cleanups

Through the City’s Adopt-a-Street and Adopt-a-Stream programs, committed volunteers keep our city’s roadways free from litter and debris. The City provides the trash bags, you tell us when and where to pick them up when filled!

Neighborhood Cleanups

Seven of the City’s registered neighborhoods will host cleanups in October and early November. Sign up to help with a variety of activities, including helping neighbors unload items, bulky item pickup throughout the neighborhood, and cleaning up alleyways and other neighborhood sites.

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