Local groups and individuals can assist New York State Canal Corp. staff for the Canal Clean Sweep, scheduled for Friday through Sunday.
In recognition of Earth Day, community groups and others are encouraged to help at spring cleaning events to "prepare and beautify the canal system and Canalway Trail," a news release from the Canal Corporation said.
"The Canal Clean Sweep is a great way for community groups and individuals to show their pride in our historic Canal System by pitching in with their neighbors," said Brian U. Stratton, director of the New York State Canal Corp., in the news release. "We again encourage one and all to join in on the clean-up effort of our magnificent canals and Canalway Trail."
In Montgomery County, several events are going on Friday and Saturday: