litter pickup

people removing litter trash
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April 25, 2019 - 11:32 am
The Third Annual Great Oconee Cleanup is scheduled to happen this Saturday starting at 8:30am. The event objective is to remove litter from the roadways in Oconee County. The roadways that volunteers will focus on this year are from the area of Wells highway from highway 123 (Sandifer Blvd) to the...
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Seth Stokes
April 11, 2018 - 10:21 am
As the calendar has turned from winter to spring and citizens head outdoors to clean up property and pick up litter, the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office is advising citizens to use caution due to potential dangers that could be discovered. Recently, a deputy from the Uniform Patrol Division...
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Seth Stokes
August 31, 2017 - 10:21 am
This past Saturday, a litter pickup at Fall Creek One and Two and The Rock in Oconee County netted almost 1,000 pounds of litter. Fall Creek One and Two and The Rock are a county recreation area which is under the jurisdiction of the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office. The area is patrolled by officers...
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