COMMUNITY CLEANUP SCHEDULED FOR JUNE 16

June 02, 2017

COMMUNITY CLEANUP SCHEDULED FOR JUNE 16

JUNE 2, 2017 (IQALUIT, NUNAVUT) -  The City is pleased to announce that this year’s community cleanup event will take place on Friday, June 16, 2017, from 9 AM to 12 PM noon.

For residents interested in participating, bags, gloves as well as other supplies will be available that morning from 9 AM until 11 AM in the parking lot of the Unikkaarvik Visitors’ Center. Supplies can also be picked up from the Visitors’ Center on the Wednesday or Thursday before the event.

Volunteers are also invited to attend an appreciation barbecue in the Visitors’ Center parking lot at noon, following the cleanup event. Participants will have a chance to enter a draw for a pair of Canadian North/Calm Air plane tickets. Other prizes will also be available at the bar-b-que.

The City is pleased to work with its partners, the Government of Nunavut and the Federal government, in the coordination of this event, and would also like to thank all the business who helped to sponsor the event or donated prizes, including Co-op, Canadian North, Calm Air and Destination Nunavut.

For more information on the details of the cleanup event, please contact Daniel Inuarak at 867-975-7722 or by email at DInuarak@gov.nu.ca. Large groups should also contact Daniel, so that they can be assigned a specific area to clean.

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For additional information, please contact:

ANDREA SPITZER

COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

CITY OF IQALUIT

EMAIL: A.SPITZER@CITY.IQALUIT.NU.CA