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Keeping our neighbourhood and school areas clean is easy when everyone gets involved.

Teachers or students can lend a hand, make a video or learn about litter and wildlife. Make a difference in your community with these Capital City Clean Up programs.

Remember to throw your garbage into the next available waste receptacle.

Call 311 to report graffiti or litter you can't pick up.

Capital City Clean Up School Programs

Junior Wildlife Ambassadors

Capital City Clean Up is pleased to partner with the Wildlife Rehabilitation Society of Edmonton in an innovative program that shows children how they can make a difference in their environment.

Elementary students become Junior Wildlife Ambassadors after learning how to minimize their impact on the wildlife in their area. The four free presentations are designed to complement each grade’s curriculum. These include the following:

  • Grade 3: Life Cycles, Wildlife and My Community
  • Grade 4: Litter, Wildlife and My Community
  • Grade 5: Wetlands, Wildlife and My Community
  • Grade 6: Trees, Wildlife and My Community

Presentation times fill up quickly.

To book your presentation, email the Wildlife Rehabilitation Society of Edmonton or phone 780-433-0884.

Schoolyard Clean Up

Every spring after the snow melts, school grounds in Edmonton need a little extra attention to make sure they’re clean and safe. From April to June each year, Capital City Clean Up offers elementary, junior and senior high students an exciting program that lets them show school pride and share the responsibility of a cleaner community.

Last year, 146 Edmonton schools registered with Capital City Clean Up’s Schoolyard CleanUp program to help put litter in its place.

  • Once your registration has been confirmed, your school will receive bags and gloves to assist with your clean up efforts
  • Submit your stats to be entered to win a classroom pizza party (up to 30 kids)
  • Register Today


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Capital City Clean Up


To report litter, graffiti vandalism or discarded needles, dial 311 (or 780-442-5311)

For Capital City Clean Up program inquiries, call 311

Fax 780-498-7098

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