Indy residents work to keep city beautiful

(WISH Photo/Kevin Ratermann)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Crews were out in full force on Saturday morning, cleaning up around Indianapolis as part of the Great Indy Clean-up.

Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. partnered up with the city to clean-up in neighborhoods near the city’s center and on the near east side. Large clean-ups happened all over the city in four different quadrants. The event aims to achieve litter abatement through neighborhood-driven initiatives, a release said.

Keep Indianapolis Beautiful is working with the Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Services, the Department of Public Works and IMPD to coordinate with neighborhood groups to organize cleanup efforts from April through October.

To coordinate a community cleanup, volunteer, or pledge to fill a bag with litter, click here. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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