Odessa Urging Residents To Join Them In Cleaning Up The Community 04/04/13
CBS 7 News
April 1, 2013
ODESSA, TX - The City of Odessa hosted a clean-up today to encourage the community to take pride and ownership in their community. Today kicks off the "Great American Clean-up" and "Don't Mess with Texas Trash-off" a week long event to urge people to clean up the community. Mayor David Turner of Odessa says, maintaining a clean community is important, which is why even he will be out and about picking up trash.
"We need to lead by example, the public needs to see the mayor picking up trash, that goes a long way," said Mayor David Turner, City of Odessa.
Mayor Turner encourages all Odessans to join in on the effort on Saturday at Odessa College beginning at 9am. Keep Midland Beautiful is also holding a clean-up on Saturday at 10:30am at Hogan Park.