Every year, non-profit groups help remove unwanted litter from select roadside ditches, while fundraising for their non-profit group or charity. Their efforts help to improve the look of our community. 

Group of volunteers cleaning up garbage

Application process - Now open

Please download, complete and submit the application form by April 6, 2023 to be considered for the 2023 program.

Forms can be submitted by email to transportation@strathcona.ca

  • Preference is given to groups or associations residing within Strathcona County
  • Space may be limited and spots are not guaranteed
  • No more than 15 miles will be assigned per association or group
  • Participants must be at least nine years of age with at least one adult supervisor for every:
    • Two child participants under 14 years old
    • Five child participants between 14 and 18 years old
  • Cleanup usually starts in May, but the exact dates depend on how quickly the snow melts and the ditches dry up
  • Each group receives maps, safety gear and garbage bags
  • For safety purposes, all groups must apply before they can participate

Further information:

Transportation Engineering and Operations
Phone: 780-417-7100
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Last updated: Monday, March 13, 2023
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