Write This on Your Calendar: Owego Community Clean Up Day on Sept. 19


Residents, volunteers and local families are invited to attend the first Community Clean-Up Day in the Village of Owego, sponsored by Upstate Shredding Weitsman Recycling. The event will take place September 19 at 9 a.m. in an effort to build community awareness and participation to keep the historic Village of Owego clean and promote environmentalism. Upstate Shredding has pledged $10,000 as a sponsor, and additional sponsors are encouraged to get involved.

WHAT: The Village of Owego’s first Community Clean-Up Day. Events will include family-friendly activities, landscaping, garbage collection and yard work. All volunteers and attendees are required to wear masks and/or practice proper social distancing.

WHEN: September 19 beginning at 9 a.m.

WHERE: Attendees will meet at Ben Weitsman of Owego, located at 15 W Main Street in Owego, next to Marvin Park.

WHO: Volunteers, prospective sponsors and service clients are encouraged to reach out for details.

For more information, visit villiageofowego.com/cleanupday.