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EBR: Operation Clean Up postponed

Updated: Apr. 9, 2021 at 1:42 PM CDT
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Major clean-up efforts are coming to East Baton Rouge Parish soon. Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome said it’s called Operation Clean Up.

It’s a volunteer-based clean-up event that will be hosted in partnership with each of the twelve metro council districts Saturday, April 24.

The event scheduled Saturday, April 10 has been postponed due to possible inclement weather.

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“We can indeed have a cleaner community, and I think it’s very important that we hold folks accountable when they contribute to the litter in our community,” said East Baton Rouge Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome.

If you aren’t able to participate in the designated clean-up events, you are still encouraged to collect litter in your own neighborhood.

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