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Picking Up Litter and Gathering Momentum

- 01/31/2023, West Vincent Township

The Litter Lifters of West Vincent Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, held on Monday, January 16, combined efforts with new partners, the Owen J Roberts High School Eco Club, the Owen J Roberts High School Leo Club, and the Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps to clean up the litter on our beautiful roads in northern Chester County. Highlights of the day include:

  • 40 volunteers and 45 bags of litter removed from three roads in our township on Route 401, St. Matthews Road, and Horseshoe Trail.

  • Student leaders Henri Brunel, Conestoga High School and Naomi Tzoanos, OJR High School (both Young Ambassadors with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful) participated along with 20 environmental-focused friends.

  • Upper Uwchlan Township Police Department and West Vincent Township Police Department helped to protect participants and slow down the traffic.

  • 25 lbs. of food were collected for the Chester County Food Bank.

The Litter Lifters 2023 plans include to: