Conyers Councilwoman Connie Alsobrook joins “Adopt A Mile” program, urges others to volunteer

CONYERS, GA–Conyers City Councilmember Connie Alsobrook has  joined  the City’s “Adopt A Mile” program and is encouraging  other residents to roll up their sleeves to help keep the city clean. She adopt not one but two streets– Lakeview Drive and Callaway Crossing.
“We have a litter problem and I’m hoping that Homeowner Associations and community groups will get involved  in picking up trash around them,” said Alsobrook.
 Alsobrook and about dozen volunteers completed their first project, picking up litter on Lakeview Drive and cul-de-ascs along the stretch on March 5. Ninety  pounds of trash was collected that day. Alsobrook held a  second cleanu  on March 26 and collected 200 pounds of trash.
Adopt A Mile” requirements are simple:,Adopt a street and clean it four  times a year.
The volunteers  who helped out were:
Family Promise of New Rock
Carl Morgan
Debra Brandon
Roger Mformeh Callaway Crossing President
Yvonne Duncan/Callaway Crossing Vice President
Monique Womble
Tompkins Robinson
Nathan McFarland
Wanda Hunter
Natalya Thomas
Aaron Griffin Sr.
Aaron Griffin Jr.
Aa’Mari Griffin
Aaric Griffin
Naki Griffin
Ethan Jefferson
Alsobrook said the city’s Adopt A Mile” requirements are simple: Adopt a street and clean it four  times a year.
“The city provides the gloves, vests, bags, sticks and buckets and they pick up the bags,” Alsobrook said.
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