Stream Clean-up

The 2020 Stream Cleanup will be held on October 17, 2020 at Pavilion 2 at Griffin City Park from 9am until 1pm. Donations of snacks, water or door prize giveaway items are welcome. For questions, please contact Alexa Robinson at 470-771-3358 or

New to Stream Cleanup 2020

Event registration opens on August 28 2020 and ends on September 25, 2020. Register online at

2019 Stream Cleanup Sponsors and Donors

Bankstreet Cafe, Bonnie Moret Photography, Dick Morrow, Grant's Vending Company, Paragon Consulting Portal Labs, Safehouse Coffee, Sinister Suites, Slices Pizzeria, Sock Shoppe, Tetra Tech, Walmart

Events like this would not be successful without a key ingredient, which is our wonderful volunteers and participants. It is always wonderful seeing so many people come together to help their community. This year’s groups included several Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts troops, 4-H groups from Spalding and Lamar County, Spalding High School, Griffin High School, Young Lives Griffin, Fresh Start Christian Church, Gordon State College, the Griffin Environmental Council and our excellent citizens of Griffin!



To get involved with Rivers Alive, visit the River’s Alive website.



Stream Clean-up Art Contest

The City of Griffin Stormwater Division holds their Annual Stream Cleanup on the third Saturday in October. An art contestis being held to determine the artwork that will be put on the t-shirts that will be given to the stream clean-up volunteers!

The deadline for the Stream Clean-up T-shirt Art Contest is the first Friday in September by the end of the business day.

  • Entries are to be at least 8.5”x 11”, and no larger than 28” x 30”.
  • The focus is on the importance of clean water!
  • The artwork may be done in pencil, marker, charcoal, pastels, watercolor, oil, acrylic, ink or any combination but is limited to FOUR colors – blue, green, yellow, red, plus black for outlines.
  • Entries must be the artist’s own and original work and photography is not permitted.
  • Attach artist's name, address, phone number and email OR grade, school and teacher’s name to the back of the artwork.
  • Please do not draw, write or paint any business, school or club logos or names on the front of your artwork!

Artwork that does not follow contest rules will be disqualified.

  • Once the artwork is submitted it becomes the property of City of Griffin Stormwater Division and will not be returned.
  • Artwork may be mailed or brought to:

City of Griffin Stormwater
Stream Clean-up Art Contest

100 South Hill Street, Griffin, Ga 30224

  • If you have any questions email Alexa Robinson at, call 770-229-6424
  • The contest winner will receive $50 in prize money

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