Posts Tagged ‘Groundwork Jacksonville’

Hogans Creek Cleanup

Join Groundwork Jacksonville and other local organizations in a cleanup along Hogans Creek to help this troubled tributary of the St. Johns River and beautify the Historic Springfield neighborhood. We will supply gloves, trash bags and water. All we need is you and two hours of your time. Volunteers under the age of 18 must…

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Hogans Creek Cleanup

Join Groundwork Jacksonville and other local organizations in a cleanup along Hogans Creek to help this troubled tributary of the St. Johns River and beautify the Historic Springfield neighborhood. We will supply gloves, trash bags and water. All we need is you and two hours of your time. Volunteers under the age of 18 must…

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John Delaney and Ennis Davis Join GWJax Board of Directors

Groundwork Jacksonville (GWJax) is pleased to welcome two familiar faces to its growing Board of Directors, former Mayor John Delaney and urban planner/historian Ennis Davis. Ennis Davis has been a valued volunteer for GWJax, sharing the stories of Jacksonville’s historic Emerald Trail neighborhoods. Davis is senior planner with Alfred Benesch & Company, serving as in-house…

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Hogans Creek Cleanup

Join Groundwork Jacksonville and other local organizations in a cleanup along Hogans Creek to help this troubled tributary of the St. Johns River and beautify the Historic Springfield neighborhood. We will supply gloves, trash bags and water. All we need is you and two hours of your time. Volunteers under the age of 18 must…

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Hogans Creek Cleanup

Join Groundwork Jacksonville and other local organizations in a cleanup along Hogans Creek to help this troubled tributary of the St. Johns River and beautify the Historic Springfield neighborhood. We will supply gloves, trash bags and water. All we need is you and two hours of your time. Volunteers under the age of 18 must…

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Hogans Creek Cleanup

Join Groundwork Jacksonville and other local organizations in a cleanup along Hogans Creek to help this troubled tributary of the St. Johns River and beautify the Historic Springfield neighborhood. We will supply gloves, trash bags and water. All we need is you and two hours of your time. Volunteers under the age of 18 must…

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Groundwork Jacksonville Awarded $357,280 NOAA Grant for McCoys Creek Restoration

Groundwork Jacksonville (GWJax) announced today that the local environmental trust was awarded $357,280 through the Community-based Restoration Program of the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries). The grant will take Phase 2 of the McCoys Creek restoration plan from 30% to 100% design, which includes daylighting the creek under the…

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Glacier National Park is Cool Experience for Green Team Youth

This July, four team members had the adventure of a lifetime. Shelly Banks, Cedrick Burton, Zharia Bowles and Ella Humphries joined GWJax’s program manager Shanell Davis-Bryant for a week at Glacier National Park in Montana where they joined the Green Team Youth Corps from Groundwork Milwaukee. As part of the Groundwork USA’s efforts to maintain…

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Green Team Youth Corps Teens Have Life-Changing Summer

Once again this summer, the Groundwork Jacksonville Green Team Youth Corps has been busy improving their neighborhood, learning new skills and becoming stewards of their environment. The teens have worked hard along the S-Line portion of the Emerald Trail, cleaning up trash, building a flagstone path and planting a pollinator garden. They also helped lime…

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Hogans Creek Cleanup

Join Groundwork Jacksonville and other local organizations in a cleanup along Hogans Creek to help this troubled tributary of the St. Johns River and beautify the Historic Springfield neighborhood. We will supply gloves, trash bags and water. All we need is you and two hours of your time. Volunteers under the age of 18 must…

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