2022 Kentucky River Clean Sweep!
Saturday, June 18 starting at 8:30 a.m.
Boat Ramp off Old Richmond Rd.
Volunteers are invited to help clean up litter and trash from the 12 miles of the Kentucky River that touch Fayette County. It's a great opportunity to see the river up close and start the summer off with a clean environment.
The event is sponsored by the City of Lexington and the Kentucky River Authority.
Info for volunteers
- Trash bags and gloves will be provided.
- Participants should wear clothing that can get wet and close-toed shoes.
- Volunteers who own life vests are encouraged to bring them. A limited number will be available for participants to borrow.
- The River Sweep is a rain or shine event, so dress for the weather. Bug spray and sunscreen are recommended.
- Volunteers will get lunch, a River Sweep t-shirt and a giveaway for participating.
- All volunteers must sign a waiver. Volunteers under 18 years of age must have a waiver signed by their parent or guardian. Waivers will be provided at the registration tent on the day of the River Sweep.