Among the trash: a diaper, fully loaded

Residents met up at the Norfolk Hub to collect trash bags to clean up trash in various parts of town. Photo by Shaw Israel Izikson

NORFOLK — Volunteers young and old came out on Saturday, April 21, to pick up trash from the sides of roads around town in Norfolk. 

The cleanup day was sponsored by the Norfolk Community Association and was held one day before Earth Day (April 22).

“We are known as the Beautification Committee because we do the beautiful things in town,” event co-organizer and association member Celia McGowan said. 

The cleanup focused on the center of town and the sides of Route 44.

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