Following guidance from the province's Restart BC Plan and new health and safety regulations from WorkSafeBC, we are taking all necessary steps to protect public health and maintain the safety of our employees.
Adopt a Street Program
We work with community members to keep our roadsides litter-free, through our Adopt a Street program.
How the program works
When you adopt a street, you agree to pick up litter on that street at least once a month (or as needed). You also agree to report vandalism and graffiti to the program coordinator.
We give volunteers litter collection kits, which include:
- garbage tongs
- kitchen tongs for children
- high visibility vests
- disposable gloves
We also arrange pick-ups if you collect large amounts of garbage.
This is a great opportunity for community associations, local businesses, schools, sports teams, individuals, and families to make a difference in our local community. You can even challenge and inspire other groups or neighbours to see who can keep the cleanest street.
When you adopt a street, you can:
- build a stronger sense of community in your neighbourhood
- get to know your neighbours
- improve your street
- reduce litter, vandalism, and crime in your area
Apply now to adopt a street or park trail
If you are interested in adopting a street or park trail, please complete this form, and a member of our staff will contact you within ten business days.