The County of Calhoun requested assistance from the County’s Volunteer Fire Service, Employees and Citizens in having a County-Wide Litter/Trash Pick-up on Saturday, June 13th and Monday, June 15th.
We are pleased to announce that on Saturday, 70 Fire Service Personnel along with some of our County citizens, collected 240 bags of trash, 2 televisions and 10 tires totaling 3,855 pounds of trash and debris that was removed off State and County Roadways.
On Monday, approximately 40 County Employees participated, along with a few volunteers, collecting 167 bags of trash and 9 tires. The total weight of the trash collected on Monday is 2,285 pounds.
On behalf of Calhoun County Council and Administration, we would like to publicly thank all of the citizens, fire service personnel and County employees that combined their efforts in removing approximately 3 Tons of litter and trash off our roadways in an intentional effort to keep Calhoun County beautiful.