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Put Litter in it's Place - May 6th - 15th 2016 City Scrub Poster

What is City Scrub? 

This annual program started in the spring of 2005. Every year schools, businesses, residents and community groups volunteer 20 minutes of their time to pick up garbage in and around the city.


Partnered with the Rotary Green-a-thon

City Scrub coincides with the annual Rotary Green-a-thon event.  The Green-a-thon is always held on the first Saturday in May and is coordinated by all 5 Rotary Clubs.

How Can You Get Involved? 

Take 20 minutes from May 6 -15th to pick up litter in your neighborhood or anywhere around the City. Supplies for City Scrub can be picked up starting April 1 at:

  • Aquatera's Customer Billing
  • Burger King
  • City Hall
  • Eco-centre
  • Eastlink Centre
  • Farmer's Market
  • Good to Grow
  • Muskoseepi Park Pavilion
  • Tito's Bistro

From May 9th to May 13th, City Scrub bags can be left curbside on your regular garbage day.

Have Pick-up Pals or Going Solo? Enter to WIN

Whether your with the family, friends, coworkers or just other green enthusiasts make sure you register to be eligible to win some great prizes, including: 

  • Eastlink Centre punch passes
  • Mr. Mikes Gift cards 
  • Punch passes for shinny at the Dave Barr Community Centre 

Register by: 

Filling out the City Scrub Application and emailing to cityscrub@cityofgp.com. We will make arrangements with you for supplies and pick up (4 business days' notice is appreciated).

*Completing an application allows us to map where larger groups are out cleaning and provide disposal services if they are needed.*

Need more Information? 

Email cityscrub@cityofgp.com  or call 780-538-0300

City Scrub Application HERE

Volunteers at City Scrub


Last updated: 4/14/2016 10:57:58 AM