The Annual Community Trash-Off is fast approaching.  If you haven’t got your team together or made plans to be at Orange Lions Park on Saturday, Feb. 5 from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m., now is the time to do so.

Orange Lions Park at 1802 Main Avenue in Orange will be the headquarters for all teams and individuals.  Volunteers should arrive by 8 a.m. to pick up supplies at the park for use at their assigned clean-up sites. In addition, volunteers willing to bring small boats to assist in the clean-up on Adams Bayou are welcome.

After the trash pick-up, all volunteers will regroup and relax at Orange Lions Park to enjoy a free pizza lunch at 1 p.m. Also, prizes donated by local businesses will be awarded to various teams.

Families, schools, organizations and individuals interested in participating in the Trash-Off should complete a participation form. The participation form and additional information can be found online at or call 409.670.9113 to find out more about this community event. Forms may be returned via e-mail to, faxed to 409.670.9341 or in person on the day of the event before 8 a.m.