Welcome to the Clean Up KC Program where you will have an opportunity to grow, be empowered, and be involved environmentally into your community. As we lay your financial foundation, we hope you utilize this time to plan on how you can sustain your future.
"In order to build or to lead you have to first follow"
"We Invest in your FUTURE, not your PAST"
Since the start of the Litter Abatement Pilot Project, August 2, 2022, Creative Innovative have combined Street Outreach/Clean Up KC a employment component added within the magnitude of services needed. Since then 85,320 pounds of trash and over 700+ tons of bulky items have been collected.
This opportunity builds a bridge between community & those unsheltered. Thus supporting clean environments with the removal of debris, items from illegal dumping, and the amount of trash in neighborhoods, thus minimizing community complaints.
This program allows unhoused, newly housed, and transitional living participants to be hired. Going through a 90 day process that transitions them over to more sustainable employment or career opportunity with Solid Waste.
August to October numbers:
110 tons of bulky, 671 bags, 26,840 pounds of trash collected
December End of 2022-75 Sites
7,320 pounds of trash collected
12,040 pounds collected
11,360 pounds collected
19,760 pounds collected
18,680 pounds collected
Grand Total to Date
104,410 pounds the Crew has collected and removed from surrounding communities in the Jackson County Area.
Sites totaling - 366 to date
There is a vetting process.
Another year awarded for the program.