In 2018, volunteers coordinated 2,028 cleanups and collected 79,138 kg of litter on 3,355 km of Canadian shoreline.


Junior Optimist International Convention / Congrès Junior Optimist International

Date & Time

Thu, July 5, 2018
1:00 pm

Location of cleanup

Parliament Hill Shoreline, Ottawa River
City of Ottawa, Ontario

Meeting Place

We are going to meet at the Convention registration table for departure. / Le point de rencontre sera la table d'inscription du Congrès

Cleanup Ended

Additional Info

Please ensure that you are properly dress, that you bring your water bottle and sunscreen / Assurez-vous de porter des vêtements convenables, votre bouteille d'eau et votre crème solaire

Goal(s) of This Cleanup

  • Make the shoreline clean for my community

Cleanup Coordinator

  • Vicky Buteau


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21/100 Participants

About this site


Starting where the Ottawa River meets the Rideau Canal (near the Bytown Museum) then moving west along the shoreline behind Parliament Hill.

Cleanup History

Since 2010, there have been 7 cleanups that have collected 301kg of trash at this site.