New Bedford, MA 02744
The City of New Bedford’s Conservation Commission, Operation Clean Sweep, Old Bedford Village Development Corp., Buzzards Bay Coalition, Hands Across the River, and YouthBuild invite volunteers to participate in the Palmer’s Island cleanup on Saturday.
Volunteers should bring their own heavy duty gloves and water bottles, and to be sure to wear protective footwear, sunscreen, appropriate clothing, according to a news release.
Meet at the Gifford Street boat ramp, at the end of Gifford Street, east of the corner of Gifford and Harbor streets.
The rain date is Oct. 14.