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Keep Winston-Salem Beautiful is still accepting volunteers to clean local waterways during this year’s annual Big Sweep, scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 2, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. All supplies and lunch are provided.

Keep Winston-Salem Beautiful plans to target more than 30 sites this year, including Peters Creek, Silas Creek, Salem Creek, Monarcas Creek, Mill Creek, Tanner’s Run, Salem Lake and the Yadkin River.

This year’s Big Sweep in Forsyth County is being sponsored by First Citizens Bank, Pepsi Bottling Ventures, Reynolds American, Waste Management, Krispy Kreme, Winston-Salem Stormwater Management and Parkway Ford Lincoln.

Online volunteer sign-up is available at For more information call City Link at 727-8000 or e-mail


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