The Great River Road is a popular tourist destination.
ALTON — 1 Mississippi and the Piasa Palisades group of the Sierra Club announce the Great River Road Garbage Grab cleanup at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 5.
The two hour cleanup will encompass two miles of the Great River Road between Clifton Terrace Road and Piasa Harbor. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m., accompanied by snacks and warm beverages. Trash bags and gloves will be provided. Participants should wear warm clothing and bring a bottle of water. The groups will accept donations for Alton Crisis Food Pantry; participants are welcome to bring any non-perishables to the event.