City of Asheville sweeps into Spring

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The City of Asheville is pleased to team up with Asheville Greenworks and other organizations  in multiple efforts to keep Asheville green and clean.  Register to be a part of the team.


Asheville Spring Sweep – April 18-23 

Neighborhoods, organizations, and individuals can participate in several ways!



April 19, 11 a.m. – 1.p.m., Downtown

Register here!

Join Asheville GreenWorks, Asheville Downtown Association, BeLoved, and City of Asheville for a downtown clean-up. 

Contact Chelsea Rath – Asheville GreenWorks –; Office: 828-254-1776


April 23, 10 a.m. – noon, West Asheville

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Join Asheville GreenWorks and the West Asheville Business Association for a cleanup of the Haywood Road corridor.

Contact Chelsea Rath – Asheville GreenWorks –; Office: 828-254-1776


Burton Street – April 23 and May 21, 10 a.m.-noon

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Discover treasures throughout the Burton Street community as neighbors venture into the neighborhood one last time before summer’s arrival. Meet at Burton Street Community Center (134 Burton Street) and enjoy a delicious lunch afterwards.

Partners include Burton Street Community Association and RiverLink.


Southside – April 23 and May 28, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

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Celebrate the legacy of Southside and explore the unique Erskine, Livingston, and Walton neighborhoods, located between downtown and the River Arts District. Meet at Dr. Wesley Grant Sr. Southside Community Center (285 Livingston Street) and return after for a catered lunch with neighbors.

Partners include Dr. Wesley Grant Sr. Southside Center Advisory Board, Friends of Walton Street Park, RiverLink, and Southside United.


Coordinate a neighborhood or street clean up

Neighborhood association leaders or clean-up coordinators can contact Asheville GreenWorks to sign up their volunteer group and arrange a time to pick up supplies from the Asheville GreenWorks office.

City Sanitation staff will collect the waste after events. 

Register here!

Contact Chelsea Rath – Asheville GreenWorks –; Office: 828-254-1776