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The Big Event - Community Cleanup This Weekend

3/30/2017

The City of Gainesville, the University of Florida Student Government and Trimark Properties are teaming up with the Porters and Pleasant Street neighborhoods to participate in The Big Event, a student service initiative to send 1,500 student volunteers into the Gainesville community to help more than 40 project sites.

Volunteers are participating in a neighborhood cleanup in the Pleasant Street neighborhood and landscaping, fence painting and removal of unwanted household items in the Porters community. The event is Saturday, April 1, beginning at 9 a.m., at Pleasant Park and at the Porters Community Center.

For more information, please contact interim Development and Partnership Program Coordinator Gigi Simmons at 352-393-8524 or Planner IV Andrew Persons at 352-393-8610.