Volunteers gearing up to clean 37 bodies of water this weekend

Keep Tallahassee-Leon County Beautiful
Posted at 11:56 AM, Sep 08, 2014
and last updated 2014-09-08 08:23:03-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - A local group is organizing volunteers to help clean up 37 bodies of water in Leon County.

'Keep Tallahassee-Leon County Beautiful' is hosting the annual Shoreline Clean Up, "Shinin' Our Shores", on Saturday, September 13 from 8:00am to 11:00am.

While the event focuses on lakes and holding ponds in Leon County, the clean-up will also include neighborhoods surrounding the the bodies of water.

If you have a canoe or a kayak, you're welcome to help the volunteers from in the water.

Supplies for the clean up are being given out from 7:30am until 9:00am at 'Atkins', located at 2639 North Monroe Street, Building C.

If you would like more information about the event you can call 545-6507 or visit