Creek Week

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DiscoverCOS: Litter Letter Project

DiscoverCOS: Litter Letter Project

What is Creek Week?

Creek Week is a 9-day, watershed-wide litter and debris collection event that takes place at the end of September and beginning of October. Service groups, neighborhoodA geographic sub-area within the city that contains but is not limited to residential land uses. The extent of a neighborhood is variable and may be defined by tradition, organizational boundaries, period of building and development, or subdivision patterns. Neighborhood boundaries may include such features as major streets or other physical elements. associations, scouts, schools, churches, and individuals all donate their time to help clean up the Fountain Creek Watershed. The event is also a chance to raise awareness about the watershed, our water supply, the district and the littering issue to make our communities cleaner, safer and more beautiful 

To register or for more information, please visit the Fountain Creek Week website.

The 2018 Creek Week was the most successful one yet!

2018 Creek Week

Here's how Creek Week has grown over the years

YearNumber of VolunteersNumber of GroupsAmount of Trash Cleaned
2014625426.8 tons
20151,549579.4 tons
20162,4007013.5 tons
20172,5928130 tons

24 tons

   84.2 tons total!