HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - The annual
cleanup for East Lynn Lake is scheduled for Saturday, April 23, 2016.
Volunteers are invited to assist U.S. Army Corps of Engineers employees in
beautification efforts at the lake, including trash pickup on the shore and
surrounding public use areas.
Those interested in volunteering should meet at the East Lynn Lake Lakeside
Marina Area at 9:30 a.m. on April 23. The clean-up will be held from 10 a.m. to
Volunteers should bring work boots and work gloves. Volunteers will be given
directions to work sites for trash pickup. Garbage bags will be provided.
Volunteers who wish to use their own boat may deposit collected trash at any
boat ramp at East Lynn Lake. All volunteers are asked to sign in at the East
Lynn Lake Lakeside Marina Area before beginning trash pickup. The success of
this event depends on public response.
For more information,
write to Dale Smith, Resource Manager, East Lynn Lake, 683 Overlook Trail Road,
East Lynn, W.Va. 25512, call 304-849-2355, or stop by the East Lynn Lake office
located at the dam.
Release no. PA 16-011