The City hosts this site annually as part of the Alice Ferguson Foundation's Potomac River Watershed Cleanup. The Four Mile Run channel is lined with rip rap that is secured with chain link. Volunteers will navigate the rip rap to pick up trash. Volunteers should wear boots or closed-toe shoes to get secure footing.
Run/Creek/Stream (Active since 2007)
County: Alexandria City
Nearest City: Alexandria
GPS Coordinates: 38.8408, -77.0586
Directions: Address: 3700 Commonwealth Ave
|Sub Watershed||Four Mile Run|
Parking Capacity: 50
Restrooms are available.
This site is NOT suitable for children under seven.
This site is NOT suitable for the elderly.
This site is NOT suitable for the disabled.
|Notes & Special Issues||
The channel is lined with rip rap that is secured with chain link. Volunteers will navigate the rip rap to pick up trash. Volunteers should wear boots or other shoes to get secure footing.
This site is open to the public
RSVP is Required
Maximum Volunteers: 75
There is mostly rip rap on the banks of Four Mile Run. Volunteers should wear comfortable shoes and clothes that they do not mind getting dirty and wear sunscreen and/or a hat as needed. Trash bags and gloves will be provided. Please bring your own water or snacks.