More Than 3,000 lbs of Trash Picked Up by 222 Volunteers Around the Patoka Over the Weekend


PATOKA LAKE -- The results are in from this past weekend’s Patoka Lake Clean-Up Day.

222 volunteers showed up for Saturday’s event.  Those volunteers picked up 3,100 pounds of trash and recycling from the lake and surrounding roadways.

Organizers say the event helps to beautify the shoreline and ensure clean drinking water for more than 100,000 residents in our area who get their water from Patoka Lake.