POSTED: Friday, March 23, 2012 - 12:03pm
UPDATED: Friday, March 23, 2012 - 12:04pm
LAS CRUCES, NM — The Keep Las Cruces Beautiful program was seeking volunteers to help with the Great American Cleanup scheduled for April 14.
The nationwide event focuses on litter cleanup and beautification, runinng from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 14.
During the 2011 Great American Cleanup, 1,300 volunteers collected more than 17 tons of litter from throughout the city. The goal this year is to collect at least 20 tons of litter. The first 1,000 volunteers will receive a “Toss No Mas” T-shirt and are provided a free lunch hosted by the Walmart Supercenter on Walton Boulevard.