Raritan River and Riverside Park Clean Up

Help clean up the Raritan River and Riverside Park!

Piscataway Township & New Jersey Clean Communities welcome the Central Jersey Stream Team (CJST) for a River Clean Up on Saturday, August 24th from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

You can volunteer to pick up trash on the riverbank and in the park at 430 River Road. Supplies will be provided that morning at the park’s pavilion.

For more information or to sign up, please contact CJST official Jens Riedel at Jens.Riedel@CJStreamTeam.org or Piscataway Township’s Maria Caemmerer at MCaemmerer@PiscatawayNJ.org or (732) 562-2321.

Sat, August 24
8:00 am — 4:00 pm
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Help clean up the Raritan River and Riverside Park!

Piscataway Township & New Jersey Clean Communities welcome the Central Jersey Stream Team (CJST) for a River Clean Up on Saturday, August 24th from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

You can volunteer to pick up trash on the riverbank and in the park at 430 River Road. Supplies will be provided that morning at the park’s pavilion.

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430 River Road Piscataway, NJ 08854

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430 River Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854

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