Clean Toronto Together invites residents, community groups, schools and businesses to spend 20-minutes picking up litter and recycling that’s accumulated in local parks and other public spaces over the winter. Join us April 22-24!
Important information for 2022:
- The City has a limited supply of free litter bags to support resident-led cleanups.
- Participants are encouraged to bring/reuse their own plastic bags to collect litter and recycling.
- Litter bags will be offered to the first 100 groups (of 5 or more residents) who register a cleanup. Eligible groups will be contacted by City staff. Quantities are limited.
- Special litter collection will be available to registered participants.
- Safety tips and COVID-19 guidance will be provided to all registered participants.
- Registration closes on April 15.
Learn more on the City's website: https://www.toronto.ca/explore-enjoy/festivals-events/clean-toronto-together/
There are several cleanup events taking place in Ward 14 during the April 22-24 weeknd. See below for details.
Friday, April 22
Matty Eckler Playground
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Hosted by Pegasus Community Project
9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Hosted by the Riverside BIA and Ralph Thornton Community Centre
Saturday, April 23
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Hosted by Friends of Phin Park
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Hosted by Toronto Intergenerational Partnerships in Community
Meet by St. Matthew's Clubhouse
12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Hosted by East End Arts
Meet at Regatta Rd and bike path
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Hosted by the Toronto Nature Stewards
Meet at corner of De Grassi St. and Cummings St.
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Hosted by local neighbours
Don Valley Ravine Cleanup
Meet in the south parking lot in E.T. Seton Park (entrance 73 Thorncliffe Park Drive)
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hosted by Don't Mess with the Don
Sunday, April 24
Parks along the proposed above ground section of the Ontario Line
Meet at the Gerrard-Carlaw Dog Park at 12:30 pm. They will proceed to Tiverton Park at 1 pm; Bruce Mackey at 1:30 pm; Saulter St Parkette at 2 pm; McCleary Playground at 2:30 and close at Jimmie Simpson Park at 3 pm.
Hosted by Save Jimmie Simpson
Meet by Ridehouse Cycles at Woodfield and Gerrard
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Hosted by GECO (Gerrard East Community Organization)