Green Lake Litter Patrol 10-27-13

GLLP 10-27-13

We had a super fun group of 14 out today for our Green Lake Litter Patrol.  There was a 5-k Pumpkin Run around the lake with costumed runners in full regalia. Each week we are so lucky to enjoy the wonders of Green Lake Park. Please come on out and […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 10-20-13

GLLP 10-20-13

Outstanding group of 13 out today for a Green Lake Litter Patrol. The park was the cleanest that I have seen it our time litter patrolling around Green Lake Park. Seattle Parks & Recreation has done a marvelous job maintaining the park. They deserve our collective appreciation for their efforts. […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 9-15-13

GLLP 9-15-13

Drizzly and foggy day at Green Lake Park for another productive litter patrol. Our 10 volunteers removed a few bags of litter per person. Each week our crew scours the park for the big litter but also for what I call “micro litter.” Please come out and and join us […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 9-8-13

GLLP 9-8-13

It was another outstanding September day for our Green Lake Litter Patrol.  A hardworking group of 10 energetic volunteers came out for a very productive clean up. Our team picked up over 20 full bags of litter. There was a race around the park with over 2000 runners this morning […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 9-1-13

GLLP 9-1-13

Happy Labor Day weekend to everyone. We had a small crew of 7 out for the long weekend litter patrol. Each and every week our bags get filled up with all kinds of debris as we walk Green Lake Park. I was talking to a couple that walk the park […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 8-25-13

GLLP 8-25-13

It was an outstanding day out at Green Lake Park today for our 10 volunteer crew. We always have a splendid mix of high schoolers, college students up to senior citizens join our community service project. Our weekly diligence has been paying off for the park. Unfortunately, the amount of […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 8-11-13

GLLP 8-11-13

Today our 12 person crew of litter patrol volunteers accomplished a great deal of clean up at Green Lake Park. The warm days of Summer brings a lot of litter to the grounds and lake.  Each week we are fortunate to have so many fine, thoughtful  and hard working people […] Read more »

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 »