Rockdale Community Ambassadors Host 3rd Trash Bash Clean-Up in 2018

 

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE

 

For Immediate Release

July 9, 2018

 

Rockdale Community Ambassadors Host 3rd Trash Bash Clean-Up in 2018

 

CONYERS, Ga. – The Rockdale Community Ambassadors are hosting their third “Trash Bash” clean-up event on Saturday, Aug 11, weather permitting. The event will still take place in Zone 3, the Johnson Park area from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The meet up location will be at Johnson Park, 1781 Ebenezer Rd SW, Conyers, GA 30094. If weather conditions change, the date will change to Saturday, Aug 18.

Created by Chairman Oz Nesbitt, Sr., Rockdale Community Ambassadors is a volunteer executive board that promotes Rockdale County in a positive light. Within the Trash Bash campaign, there will be four separate community clean-up events, each hosted in four different parts of the county throughout the year.

The dates and locations for each event are as follows:

  1. May 12 – Zone 1 -Irwin Bridge Area
  2. June 9 – Zone 2 – Windridge and Queenie Woods Neighborhoods
  3. August 11  – Zone 3 –  Johnson Park Area
  4. October 6 – Zone 4 – Ogelsby Bridge Area

Please see the corresponding map for more detail.

Three ambassadors will serve as the lead contact for their zones:

  1. Daniel Whidby – Zone 1 and Zone 3

daniel.whidby@rockdalecountyga.gov

  1. Jerry Sheppard – Zone 2

jerry.sheppard@rockdalecountyga.gov

  1. Jessica Ivey – Zone 4

jessica.ivey@rockdalecountyga.gov
These ambassadors will act as liaisons for their zones and will be a point of contact for the residents in those areas after the clean-ups are done. They will notify code enforcement about any complaints or concerns they hear.

Each clean-up event will be from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and food will be provided by Papa John’s and Kroger.

Interested volunteers can register for the event on Eventbrite.com, by searching for “Trash Bash Zone 3 Clean Up”. Registration is free.

For questions or more information please contact Sitarah Coote at sitarah.coote@rockdalecountyga.gov or (770) 278-7057
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