COMMUNITY CLEANUP SCHEDULED FOR JUNE 22 - REMINDER TO USE LARGE GARBAGE BAGS – SMALL BAGS NOT ACCEPTED IN BINS

June 11, 2018

COMMUNITY CLEANUP SCHEDULED FOR JUNE 22
REMINDER TO USE LARGE GARBAGE BAGS –
SMALL BAGS NOT ACCEPTED IN BINS

JUNE 11, 2018 (IQALUIT, NUNAVUT) - The City is pleased to announce that this year’s community cleanup event will take place on Friday, June 22nd, 2018, 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 8:30 AM until 12 noon 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 First 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 Government of Canada in the coordination of this event, and would also like to thank all the business who helped to sponsor the event or donated prizes.
For more details, please contact Jamesse Moulton at 975-7745, or by email at JMoulton@gov.nu.ca. Large groups are encouraged to call ahead, 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