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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

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Cleanup event planned for Leeville community

Cleanup event planned for Leeville community

Launch Leeville, along with its community partners, CITGO and National Estuaries, is hosting a litter cleanup event in Leeville.

Organizers will be based at the new public boat/kayak launch and fishing pier, beginning at 8:00 a.m., on Saturday, March 10th.

Free t-shirt and prizes will be given out, along with a free lunch. Cleaning supplies will be provided. This event also qualifies for student service hours.

Contact Janet Rhodus, Founder of Launch Leeville, Non-Profit at 225-413-4414 or

Old LA Hwy. 1 and Bayou Lafourche are bombarded with litter, due to roadside fishing. Cleanup crews will make every attempt to remove as much of this debris as possible. Organizers encourage everyone to join in and be rewarded with great food and prizes.