COUNTY ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT TO SPONSOR COMMUNITY CLEANUPS

COUNTY ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT TO SPONSOR COMMUNITY CLEANUPS

The Doña Ana County Environmental Services Department will conduct concentrated cleanup activities in three Doña Ana County communities on Saturday morning, April 23.

The Great American Cleanup, an initiative of Keep America Beautiful, will focus on the communities of Placitas, Organ and La Union. Volunteers from all areas are being sought for the all-day event.

"We can greatly improve the appearance of Doña Ana County - and maintain it - through partnerships between the county and its residents," said Environmental Services Director Luis Morales.

County Environmental Services will provide supplies for the project, including gloves, bags and water.

For more information or to volunteer, call the Doña Ana County Environmental Services Department at (505) 647-7117. Anyone calling from outside the Las Cruces area may call toll-free at 1-877-827-7200 and request extension 7117.