Rep. Farrar Hosts Successful Elmwood Clean-Up

May 16, 2023

Elmwood Clean-Up

Representative Kate Farrar (D-West Hartford, Newington) hosted an Elmwood Clean-Up on Saturday, May 13 at 9:00 AM with residents and the Elmwood Business Association.

"By taking small steps to reduce waste and properly dispose of trash, we can all do our part to make West Hartford a cleaner and greener place to live," said Rep. Farrar. "I'm grateful to volunteers of all ages who participated this weekend in Elmwood."

"I want to extend my heartfelt thanks to all the individuals who participated in the Elmwood Clean-Up. Together, we can make a positive impact on our community," said Aldo Carducci, Co-President of the Elmwood Business Association. "By working together to keep our streets, parks, and public spaces free of litter, we have the opportunity to create a more vibrant and sustainable West Hartford for ourselves and future generations."

“I love that my kids participated in the Elmwood Community Clean-Up. They truly take pride in cleaning up their neighborhood," said Joanna Nowlan, Elmwood resident and clean-up organizer. "In addition, I am really inspired by the active community members who contributed their time and talents to make Elmwood a great place to live."

The purpose of this clean-up event was to bring all ages together to promote environmental awareness and prevent littering.