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 Lily White Clean Up Day 2017!!

Hundreds of people in Kildare take part in National Spring Clean- residents associations, schools, tidy towns groups, and individuals. The clean-up takes place during the month of April and is a great way of getting people involved in looking after their own locality.

This year, we are encouraging everybody in Kildare to take part in the biggest clean up the county has ever seen! On Saturday April 22nd we are organising the Lily White Clean Up- this is a way of getting everybody motivated (including people who mightn't ordinarily get involved in cleanups) to clean up part of their area- even if you only have half an hour. The council will collect this waste by agreement in the week after this day. So, to ensure that we get all the collections done, we are asking that people apply by 5pm on April 20th using the application form to be found in Environment Forms

How to get involved

To register for the National Spring Clean, go to www.nationalspringclean.org or phone An Taisce at 01 4002220. Once you have registered you will receive a useful clean-up kit.

For assistance from the council, bags and litter pickers may be available- check with your local Municipal District office - have a look at the form for bags and litter pickers in Environment Forms- the map and contact details for all five Municipal Districts are on the form.