Charlotte litter cleanups scheduled

Keep Charlotte Beautiful has scheduled a series of litter pickups as part of the national Great American Cleanup that runs through May.

Volunteers are needed for cleanups that will be held Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon:

▪ Eastway-Sheffield neighborhood, Saturday, Eastway Middle School, 1501 Norland Rd.

▪ Ridge Road/ University area, April 18, Ridge Road Middle School, 7260 Highland Creek Parkway.

▪ Oaklawn Park, April 18, meeting location to be determined.

▪ Little Sugar Creek, May 2, Cordelia Park, 2100 N. Davidson St.

▪ Grier Heights neighborhood, May 16, Billingsville Elementary School, 124 Skyland Ave.

For more details, e-mail kcb@charmeck.org.