Green Lake Litter Patrol 7-28-13

GLLP 7-28-13

Green Lake Park was a buzz of activity on Sunday for our Litter Patrol. We had a strong group of 9 patrollers out for a very productive hike around the lake edge and grounds. The volunteers commenting on how much litter had accumulated in a weeks time. I had a […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 7-21-13

Green Lake Litter Patrol 7-21-13

The amount of visitors to Green Lake Park has increased with the Summer weather and so has the amount of litter we have been picking up. The consensus among the Green Lake Litter Patroller’s is that this is the dirtiest they have witnessed around the park grounds. Cigarette butt litter is still the most pervasive […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 7-14-13

Issa Sirichakwal 7-14-13

We had a stellar group for our 2nd year anniversary of Green Lake Litter Patrol.  Our heartfelt thanks go out to Issa Sirichakwal who has participated in over 50 patrols. He has been an inspiration to us all. He has taken a teaching position in Chicago. All the best to our dear friend! We need volunteers […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 7-7-13

Issa & his Mother 7-7-13

Our litter patrol at Green Lake today was needed after a long Holiday weekend. Our vigilant crew picked up multiple bags of litter per person.We had a solid crew of 9 pickers out today. It is always interesting to talk to the first time patrollers and hear how much they enjoy […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 6-30-13

GLLP 6-30-13

Today we had the biggest group in Green Lake Litter Patrol history. We had a group of 30 kids from New York City.. B’nai B’rith Youth Organization or BBYO.. Outstanding group of kids travelling the country while doing community service along the way. Plus 15 of our regular crew.. I […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 6-23-13

GLLP 6-23-13

Green Lake Litter Patrol had another exceptional work party around the park. We had a vibrant crew of 12 patrollers pick up over 20 bags of litter. Gene, Danielle and Todd went on to clean the roadside of HWY 99 that splits Woodland Park. So much trash along the sidewalk […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 6-16-13

GLLP 6-16-13

Happy Father’s Day!  Our litter patrol today at Green Lake Park was outstanding. We had a stellar crew of 8 patrollers partake in some heavy duty deep cleaning around the park. Each week we are so honored to have so many giving volunteers show up and work hard in the […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 6-9-13

Issa & the Geese 6-9-13

We had a small group of 4 today for our litter patrol at Green Lake Park. A Ballard High School student named Owen joined Issa, Conner & Todd for a very productive outing around the lake. Bags fulls of micro litter and a garage can fished from the lake. The […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 6-2-13

Kathy & Todd 6-2-13

It was a beautiful day to kick of our first litter patrol in June. We had a stellar group of 15 out in Green Lake Park today. Each week we are so lucky to have so many giving their time of the betterment of Green Lake Park. It was fun […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 5-19-13

5-19-13

We had an outstanding group of 20 out for this weeks litter patrol. A big group from UW-Sigma Nu- Fraternity & North Seattle Community College-Communications Students. Plus our regular group of volunteers. I have to say that the park feels so much cleaner than a year ago. The fishermen are taking […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 5-12-13

5-12-13 - some of our crew

We had an amazing crew of 36 litter patrollers out today at Green Lake Park. They brought incredible energy to our community service project picking up lots of what we call “micro litter”. From hundreds of cigarette butts, pieces of plastic and general litter. They picked up at least 6 […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 5-5-13

Luke & Jamie 5-5-13

Today we had our biggest group of volunteers in the history of Green Lake Litter Patrol. 23 volunteers made it out today to clean up the park. We had a big group of Seattle University MBA’s & a great group from a UW Environmental Class. Plus a Mother & young […] Read more »