River Clean Ups

The 39th annual Great Texas River Clean Up will take place on March 2, 2024. Sign up today! 

Annual Fall River Clean Up 


Around 580 volunteers picked up trash and recyclable material during the annual Fall River Cleanup on Oct 7th.

  • Estimated  Trash: 10,610 lbs.
  •  Estimated Recycling: 860 lbs. 
  • Total Tires: 14  

Cleanup areas included San Marcos River from City Park to Stokes Park; Purgatory Creek; Willow Creek; Sink Creak; Sessom Creek; Downtown and drainage ditches along Hopkins Street, Charles Austin Drive, and Hwy 123.Fall River Clean Up 

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Annual Great Texas River Clean Up


The 38th Annual Great Texas River Clean Up was held on March 4th.

Approximately 525 volunteers picked up trash and debris in and along the Upper San Marcos River to Stokes Park, the river’s tributaries Cottonwood, Purgatory, Sink, Sessom, and Willow Creeks, Blanco River, and Plum Creek. 

  • Total Trash: 19,605 lbs
  • Total Recycling:  1,786 lbs; 6 passenger tires

Over 200 canoers volunteered to pick up trash in the San Marcos River from Cummings Dam to Palmetto Park on Feb 27.

  • Total Trash: 1680 lbs
  • Total Recycling: 370 lbs; 30 tires


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