Canal Cleanups

Gather trash at the next Canal Clean Up.From the beginning of spring to the end of autumn, the Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition engages local volunteers in becoming good stewards of the environment. Through our multiple cleanups in April, July, and October, we have collect hundreds of pounds of trash from the Towpath Trail, Ohio & Erie Canal, and surrounding areas. See how you can make a difference below!


Next Canal Cleanup:

Summit Lake Cleanup

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Reach Opportunity Center at Summit Lake (390 W. Crosier Street)
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Join the hardest working group of volunteers Akron has to offer as we work together to clean Summit Lake! Clean along the Towpath Trail and the edge of the lake, then return to the Reach Center for complimentary lunchas a thank you for your hard work. 

Questions? Contact Lynn Williams at or (330) 374-5657.

Thank you to our Trash N' Treat Sponsors!