In 2019, volunteers coordinated 2,817 cleanups and collected 148,731 kg of litter on 3,877 km of Canadian shoreline.

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Ripley's Aquarium of Canada

Date & Time

Sat, June 8, 2019
10:00 am

Location of cleanup

Sunnyside Park/Beach
City of Toronto, Ontario

Meeting Place

WARD #13. Lake Ontario from Parkside Dr. westward to Ellis Ave.

Cleanup Ended

Additional Info

Cleanup begins promptly at 10:00am. Please arrive by 9:45am to sign in at the Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada tent. Participants will be required to sign a waiver prior to participating in the cleanup. Children 13 years and younger must be supervised by an adult. Please dress appropriately for the weather, and bring snacks and water in a reusable water bottle. Garbage bags and gloves will be provided. If you have a latex sensitivity, please bring your own gloves. • By Car: Take Lake Shore Blvd west to Windermere Ave. Turn left (south) on Windermere Ave and enter the parking lot on the south side of Lake Shore Blvd (access to Sunnyside Dog Park and Martin Goodman Trail). Please note, this is a pay parking lot. • By Transit: Take the 501 Queen street car west to the Queensway at Windermere Ave West Side (stop number 14395). Cross the Queensway and walk south on Windermere Ave to the parking lot located at the bottom of Windermere (south side of Lake Shore Blvd). Look for the Ripley’s Aquarium tent at the west side of the parking lot.

Goal(s) of This Cleanup

  • Make the shoreline clean for my community
  • Save animals
  • Meet like-minded people
  • Get outside & appreciate nature
  • Create awareness around the trash we produce

Cleanup Coordinator

  • Katelyn Tovey

Participants

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73/75 Participants

About this site

Description

WARD #13. Lake Ontario from Parkside Dr. westward to Ellis Ave.

Cleanup History

Since 2010, there have been 24 cleanups that have collected 954kg of trash at this site.