Highway cleanup goes on Saturday

Highway cleanup is proceeding on Saturday in the Red Deer area after work was postponed due to rain last weekend.

Highway cleanup is proceeding on Saturday in the Red Deer area after work was postponed due to rain last weekend.

Young Albertans from community and non-profit organizations will be collecting garbage along highway right-of-ways from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Motorists are urged to slow down, obey signs, and be on the lookout when passing participants wearing bright orange vests.

The annual highway cleanup is a fundraiser for groups and helps keep Alberta’s highways clean and safe.

For more details on highway cleanup programs, visit www.transportation.alberta.ca/605.htm.