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Be a part of the Citywide Litter Cleanup Blitz!

Saturday, May 17, 8 a.m. - Noon, Rain or Shine

Register by 5 p.m., Wednesday, May 14! 

Calling all residents, neighborhoods, faith-based organizations, civic groups, schools, youth organizations, businesses, families - this is your chance to help spruce up Kent!   


Free gloves and trash bags!  Directions to “hot spots” that need our help!  Get the goods at 8 a.m. at one of three locations: 

  • Trinity Community Church parking lot, 3807 Reith Rd. (West Hill)  
  • Kherson Park, 307 W. Gowe St. (Downtown)  
  • Golden Steer Steak & Rib House parking lot, 23826 104th Ave. SE (East Hill)  

Trash bags can also be dropped off at the same locations that day until noon. 

New this year...A Photo Contest!

Share your "litter collection" pride and win cool prizes from Kent Station and Republic Services!  


Text your pics to 253-275-7542 

Email them to talkingtrash@kentwa.gov 


Also new...a crazy Scavenger Hunt!

Win prizes if you find these "strategically-placed treasures". 

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In an effort to pool resources and make a greater impact than if acting alone, “Team Up 2 Clean Up Kent” is organized and sponsored by the City of Kent, Kent Chamber of Commerce, Kent Downtown Partnership, Kent Station and Republic Services. 


Talking Trash

Share with your friends...download the Team Up flyer!


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