Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed

2019 Extreme Cleanup - 16th St and Holly St NW
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

April 13, 2019, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Join Rock Creek Conservancy for our 11th Annual Rock Creek Extreme Cleanup. Volunteers will clean-up the lands, banks, tributaries, and waters of Rock Creek throughout Maryland and D.C. Our goal is total stream cleanup of Rock Creek and its tributaries, the parks connected to Rock Creek, and the neighborhoods near Rock Creek where trash originates. We work closely with the National Park Service and Montgomery County Parks.

Event: Volunteers, including those from the Returned Peace Corps Volunteers of Washington, will help clean up Rock Creek Park near 16th St NW and Holly St NW

Date and Time: Saturday, April 13 2019 from 10:00-12:00

Where: Volunteers will meet at 16th St and Holly St NW Washington DC

Leader Contact: This site is still in need of a leader. If you are interested in hosting here, please contact

What to Wear: Please dress appropriately for the weather. It may be chilly so dress warmly and in layers if necessary. Wear sturdy boots or sneakers, no sandals.

What to Bring: Trash bags and gloves will be provided. Feel free to bring your own tools and gloves if you have them. If you have trash grabbers or nets, please bring them. Students can earn SSL hours, but please bring needed forms. Bring water and any snacks that you may want.

16th St and Holly St

Site Type



County: District of Columbia

State: District of Columbia

Zip: 20012

Nearest City: Washington

GPS Coordinates: 38.980394, -77.036447


Directions: We will meet at the corner of 16th Street NW and and Holly Street. On- site parking is available along Holly Street.

Watershed Rock Creek
Sub Watershed

Parking Capacity: 18

Restrooms are NOT 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


What To Expect


This site is open to the public

RSVP is Required

Maximum Volunteers: 40

Contact Info.