Clean Up Location Changed to Bachman Lake

Start Date:

Jan 25, 2020

End Date:

Jan 25, 2020

Time:

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

More Details

Due to flooding at Frasier Dam Recreation Area, the clean up has been relocated to nearby Bachman Lake. Help us assist Groundwork Dallas in restoring and improving this area through litter clean-up and removal, trail building, and maintenance.


LOCATION: 2750 Bachman Dr, Dallas, TX 75220

9AM to 12 PM

What we’ll be doing:
- Clean-up along the edge of the lake.
Groundwork Dallas will provide all tools, leather gloves, and equipment.

Event Meeting Location:
2750 Bachman Dr, Dallas, TX 75220
Park in the lot of the recreation center and look for the Groundwork Dallas flags. We will be cleaning up west of the lake.

• What to wear:
We will be working outdoors in areas that may have mosquitoes and poison ivy. Please wear boots or sturdy, closed-toe shoes, pants, and socks that come over the calves. We do not recommend ankle socks, yoga pants, or leggings.

• Other personal items to bring:
Water bottle(s), sunscreen, bug repellent, sunglasses, and snacks

• Groundwork Dallas will also provide water coolers and additional safety and first aid materials.

Please note, our volunteer events are held outside and are dependent on weather conditions. We make every effort to make cancellation decisions by 3:00 pm on Friday.

Event will run 9:00 am – 12:00 pm and volunteers should arrive 15 minutes before the shift to allow time to complete waivers and sign in.
Feel free to stay for the hike and picnic at 1PM.

What we’ll be doing:
- Clean-up along the edge of the river, forest, and creek bed
- Moving branches and debris from trails
- Pruning and trimming along paths
Groundwork Dallas will provide all tools, leather gloves, and equipment

Event Meeting Location:

GPS coordinates: 32.845075, -96.878815

NOTE: Participants will take the I-35 South Ramp off of Harry Hines Blvd near Webb Chapel Ext. Once they take the ramp, they will pass under I-35 and should slow down to make a right turn just past the highway (basically where the red star is). Day of the event we will have parking signs out marking the area.

**The Yellow Feather Flags That Say ‘Parking’ Mark Where To Park**
• What to wear:

We will be working outdoors in areas that may have mosquitoes and poison ivy. Please wear boots or sturdy, closed-toe shoes, pants, and socks that come over the calves. We do not recommend ankle socks, yoga pants, or leggings.

• Other personal items to bring:
Water bottle(s), sunscreen, bug repellent, sunglasses, and snacks
• Groundwork Dallas will also provide water coolers and additional safety and first aid materials.

 

 

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to Providing Conservation through Recreation