Washoe County Announcement

Sandbag Clean-Up Events in Swan and Silver Lake
Volunteers needed for clean-up events June 23 and 30

Media Release
For Immediate Release

Contact: Amy Ventetuolo

Reno, Nev. June 6, 2018. Washoe County, Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful, Washoe County Citizen Corps, Salvation Army and Volunteers of America are working together to host two sandbag community clean-up events in the Swan and Silver Lake areas, where heavier flood mitigation materials were deployed - and they just need you.

Volunteers Needed:

What: Sandbag Community Clean-Up Events

When: Saturday, June 23 and June 30, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Where: Volunteers need to please register at www.ktmb.org/volunteer and meet at the TMFPD Lemmon Valley Fire Station #223, 130 Nectar Street, Reno, 89506

Details: For volunteer details, please see the flyer here                       

Contact: To volunteer, please register online at www.ktmb.org/volunteer   

A continental breakfast and coffee will be provided for volunteers, however volunteers are asked to please bring work gloves and a shovel if they have them.  

For residents who would like to request clean-up assistance, please sign up by calling Washoe311 by dialing 3-1-1 from any phone.