Next Scenic Drive Roadside Cleanup is Oct.. 28th, Volunteers Needed


"Divine Desert Drive" by Chad Weaver, Carefree - Winner Scenic Drive Category, 2015 Summer Fun Photo Contest

“Divine Desert Drive” by Chad Weaver, Carefree – Winner Scenic Drive Category, 2015 Summer Fun Photo Contest

Help keep Scottsdale beautiful.

The next Scenic Drive roadside cleanup is Saturday, October 28 from 7:45 to 9:45 A.M.   Plans are underway for a fun-packed, productive event.


GPPA – Friends of the Scenic Drive is joining other Scottsdale Adopt-A-Road groups in a city-wide litter cleanup to mark National Make a Difference Day.

Picking up litter is more enjoyable than you would expect, and there will be at least 13 miles of roadside (6 1/2 miles on each side) that will look terrific.

New volunteers are welcome. Join 20-40 other Friends of the Scenic Drive volunteers. Friends mans two sign-in locations: #1. northern Scenic Drive entry sign (located on the west side of Scottsdale Road south of Carefree Highway, immediately south of Terravita Marketplace), #2. Scenic Drive monument sign area, also referred to as the exhibit area,  (located on east side of Scottsdale Road 3/4 mile north of Happy Valley Road, 1/4 mile south of Jomax Road, across from MacDonald’s Ranch). Safety vests, pickup “sticks,” and plastic trash bags will be provided. Complimentary coffee, and water are available. Gloves and long pants recommended. When you sign-in you will be assigned a specific roadside area to cover.

To register, visit the Event Registration Page within four weeks of the cleanup.

Register for Cleanup

* Registration is requested but not required to volunteer. Registered or not, you are welcome. Pre-registration helps us plan.

You will find extensive information about the Desert Foothills Scenic Drive in this website or call (480) 361-6498.


2017-2018 Cleanup Schedule

"Keep Scottsdale Beautiful" back of safety vestSaturday, Oct. 28, 2017, 7:45 a.m.  … NEW VOLUTEERS ARE WELCOME

Note. Additional dates will be added to the schedule in the near future.


*Dates are subject to change, so please check this calendar from time-to-time.

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