Locations confirmed for the 2018 Earth Week Clean Up

The 27th annual Earth Week Clean Up of Nature Sites in Oakville

on Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 9 am to 11 am is organized by the:

occpehr logoOakville Community Centre for
Peace, Ecology and Human Rights (OCCPEHR)
P.O. Box 52007, Oakville, ON L6J 7N5
(905) 849-5501, info@oakvillepeacecentre.org
www.oakvillepeacecentre.org

Here is the list of 56 locations that you are invited to pitch-in at on Saturday, April 21 at 9 am.

There are now also another 2 locations scheduled for clean up on Sunday, April 22:

WARD 1: SOUTH WEST OAKVILLE (8 locations)

1. Bronte Bluffs Park staffed by Bronte Village Residents Association

2. Bronte Road & QEW car pool parking lot and along the banks of Twelve Mile Creek

3. Bronte Road & Wyecroft Road green spaces with Team Kevin Flynn, MPP Oakville

4. Coronation Park with Halton Police Track Program: Please note that due to flooding at Coronation Park, the meeting place for this clean up will now be at Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park at Nelson and Ontario Streets.

5. Hopedale Park

6. Kinoak Arena and Brook Valley Park staffed by The Independents.ca

7. Lakeshore Woods with several meeting spots around Great Lakes Boulevard (10 am start)

8. Woodhaven Park and Sedgewick Park staffed by School Trustee Tracey Ehl

WARD 2: SOUTH CENTRAL OAKVILLE (6 locations)

1. Busby Park staffed by Charterability.com

2. Forster Park with West River Residents Association

3. Lakeside Park with Oakville Museum staff

4. Perkins Passage, meeting across from the Oakville and Milton Humane Society on Cornwall Road

5. Waterworks Park at the base of Kerr Street staffed by West Harbours Residents Association

6. YMCA on Rebecca Street for clean up at Suffolk Park and Glen Oak Park too

WARD 3: SOUTH EAST OAKVILLE (4 locations)

1. Clearview Park (on May 12 with Clearview Oakville Community Alliance, COCA)

2. Dunvegan Park

3. Maple Grove Arena and Joshua Valley Park with Joshua Creek Residents Association

4. Oakville Trafalgar High School with eco club members Earth Week Clean Up logo

WARD 4: NORTH WEST OAKVILLE (20 locations, 2 New!)

1. Aldercrest Park with Park Ambassador Cathy Buchanan

2. Arbourview Park with Oakvillegreen Conservation Association (10 am start)

3. Bronte Creek Provincial Park – Main Entrance with Friends of Bronte Creek Park
4. Bronte Creek Provincial Park – Campgrounds off of Upper Middle Road, Friends of Bronte Creek Park

5. Fourteen Mile Creek Trail at Millstone Park with Halton Green Screens (NEW!)

6. Fourth Line and Upper Middle Road green space and Glen Oak Creek Trails north of Upper Middle Road

7. Glen Oak Creek Trail at Monastery Drive

8. Heritage Way Park with Glen Abbey Neighbours Association

9. Indian Ridge Trail with South Peel Naturalists’ Club meeting at Lindsay Drive and North Service Road

10. Langtry Park with Change by Youth

11. Nottinghill Gate Park with 1st Scouts of the Al Falah Islamic Centre

12. Old Abbey Lane Park and trails between Dorval Drive, Montrose Abbey Lane and Old Abbey Lane (NEW!)

13. Sandpiper Road at Pheasant Lane to Upper Middle Road and north of West Oak Trails Boulevard to 3rd Line

14. Sixteen Hollow Park for trail clean up too off of Westoak Trails Boulevard

15. 2300 Upper Middle Road staffed by residents at The Balmoral condominium

16. Third Line & Upper Middle Road for ravine clean up around the TD Bank

17. Valleywood Court meets here for trails clean up.

18. Watercliffe Court Pond staffed by Bronte Creek Community Residents Association: please note that the BCCRA is now meeting at West Oak Trails Park to pick up their supplies and commence their clean up

19. West Oak Trails Park with the 36th Oakville Guides

20. Woodgate Woods

WARD 5: NORTH CENTRAL OAKVILLE (7 locations, 2 New!)

1. Isaac Park (NEW!)

2. Lions Valley Park staffed by Al Falah Islamic Centre

3. Memorial Park

4. Munns Creek Trails staffed by Park Ambassador Dave Stefan as well as Brenda Winkels meeting at Munn’s Avenue and Margot Street

5. Nipigon Trail with Councillor Jeff Knoll (NEW!) meeting at Sixth Line and River Oaks Boulevard

6. Oxford Park

7. River Glen Park off of Marlatt Drive

WARD 6: NORTH EAST OAKVILLE (11 locations, 1 new!)

1. Algrove Park with Councillor Tom Adams

2. Bayshire Woods Park with Remax broker Paul Butler

3. Forest Glade Walkway

4. Glenashton Drive Bridge with members of the Iroquois Ridge High School Green Team

5. Glenashton Park with the Oakville Chinese Senior 99 Association

6. Lancaster Woods

7. Litchfield Park with Trafalgar Presbyterian Church members

8. Pinery Park with staff, parents and students at Joshua Creek Public School (also on April 22)

9. Pondview Place; 300 Ravineview Way-The Brownstones

10. Postridge Park and trails behind the shopping centres

11. Valleybrook Park (NEW! Just added!)

AND, ON SUNDAY, APRIL 22, THE CLEAN UP CONTINUES WITH TWO MORE LOCATIONS NOW CONFIRMED

Students with the eco club at TA Blakelock are cleaning up their school grounds and surrounding green spaces.

THANKS FOR BENEFITING THE NATURAL ENVIRONMENT AND OUR COMMUNITY’S HEALTH