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1st Ward Office, Neighbors Will Meet Saturday To Clean Up West Town For Earth Day

Volunteers will help tend to areas within the Ashland-Damen-Grand-Chicago boundary, and will get a free lunch from Ukrainian Village restaurant TaKorea Cocina.

Neighbors volunteered to clean up areas in West Pullman on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020.
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WEST TOWN — Volunteers can help clean up West Town as part of Earth Day this weekend.

Ald. Daniel La Spata (1st) and the Chicago Grand Neighborhood Association are hosting the event, which starts 10 a.m. Saturday outside Talcott Elementary School, 1840 W. Ohio St. Volunteers will clean areas within the Ashland-Damen-Grand-Chicago boundary.

Rakes, gloves, bags and masks will be provided. Ukrainian Village restaurant TaKorea Cocina will serve a light lunch afterward.

Email 1st Ward staffer Allison Carvalho at with questions.

This clean-up is separate from another neighborhood clean-up also taking place Saturday in nearby East Ukrainian Village.

RELATED: Help Neighbors Clean Up East Ukrainian Village, West Town Parks This Weekend

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