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Coastal Cleanup Day
Saturday, September 17, 2016
9 a.m. to Noon

 

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  *ALL SITES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.                            

Review site information on this page the day prior to your cleanup for changes or additional cleanup sites.


Campbell

1. Los Gatos Creek - CLEANUP ON 9/10
Site Description:
South Bascom Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
North end of Parking Lot at 1475 S. Bascom
Number of Volunteers Needed:
50
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:

Carol Szymkiewicz - (408) 835-0156

cszymkiewicz@sbcleancreeks.com

To sign up for this site:

 

2. Los Gatos Creek Park
Site Description:
Perculation Pond 3
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Frist Day use area pass the Kiosk station
Number of Volunteers Needed:
15
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Anthony Sanchez - 408-918-4932  Frank.Weiland@prk.sccgov.org
To sign up for this site:

 

3. Los Gatos Creek
Site Description:
Creekside Way downstream
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Sidewalk adjacent to creek in parking lot of the Marriott
Number of Volunteers Needed:
15-20
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Cesar Arellano - 408.354.4597    info@cleancreeks.org
To sign up for this site:

 

 

Cupertino

4. Calabazas Creek
Site Description:
Creekside Park
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Creekside Park bathrooms
Number of Volunteers Needed:
80
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Ingrid Velásquez - 408-777-3354     environmental@cupertino.org   
To sign up for this site:

 

Gilroy

5. Coyote Reservoir
Site Description:
Campground Shoreline
Volunteer Meeting Area:
RV Overflow Parking Lot
Number of Volunteers Needed:
15 minimum
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:

Christopher Crockett - 408-842-7800    chris.crockett@prk.sccgov.org

To sign up for this site (or for more information):

 

6. Uvas Creek
Site Description:
Luchessa Road Bridge
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Staging area is in the Christmas Hill parking lot near the creek and the dumpster
Number of Volunteers Needed:
100
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Susan Voss - 408-846-0418    Susan.Voss@ci.gilroy.ca.us
To sign up for this site (or for more information):
N/A

Los Altos

7. Permanente Creek
Site Description:
Picnic area in park
Volunteer Meeting Area:
meet at picnic tables in the park
Number of Volunteers Needed:
25
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Linda Ziff - (650) 948-2553  water@greentownlosaltos.org
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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Milpitas

8. Calera Creek - CANCELLED
Site Description:
Escuela Parkway Milpitas - CANCELLED
Volunteer Meeting Area:
CANCELLED
Number of Volunteers Needed:
50-100
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Kelly Jost - 408 667 5510    kelly@clubdandelion.club
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

UPDATE: Please register for site #10 Coyote Creek

9. Sandy Wool Lake
Site Description:
Spring Valley Pond
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Ed Levin Park (Spring Valley parking lot)
Number of Volunteers Needed:
20
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
Mike Aceves
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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10. Coyote Creek
Site Description:
Coyote Creek Trail Head
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Small parking lot on Ranch Dr. at McCarthy Blvd.
Number of Volunteers Needed:
30
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Leslie Stobbe -   408-586-3352  lesliestobbe@ci.milpitas.ca.gov
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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11. Berryessa & Tularcitos Creek Confluence
Site Description:
Peter D Gill Memorial Park
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Peter D Gill Memorial Park
Number of Volunteers Needed:
50
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Leslie Stobbe - 408-586-3352 lesliestobbe@ci.milpitas.ca.gov
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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Morgan Hill

12. West Little Llagas Creek
Site Description:
Edmundson Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
100 Edes Court, Morgan Hill, CA
Number of Volunteers Needed:
30
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Cynthia Iwanaga - (408) 776-7383
cynthia.iwanaga@morganhill.ca.gov

To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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Mountain View

13. Stevens Creek
Site Description:
Central Ave. at Stevens Creek Creek Trail Entrance
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Meet where Central Ave. dead ends at the Stevens Creek Trail Entrance
Number of Volunteers Needed:
20
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Carrie Sandahl -  650-903-6224   carrie.sandahl@mountainview.gov

To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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14. Mountain View Slough
Site Description:
Shoreline Lake
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Picnic Area Adjacent to the Boat House
Number of Volunteers Needed:
0
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Tim Ellenberger -  408 391 2430   t.ellenberger@sbcglobal.net
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

n/a

 

 

Palo Alto

16. Adobe Creek
Site Description:
East Bayshore at Adobe
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Near parking lot at 3803 East Bayshore on the trail
Number of Volunteers Needed:
20
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Joanna Tran - joanna.tran@cityofpaloalto.org
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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17. Matadero Creek
Site Description:
East Bayshore at Matadero creek
Volunteer Meeting Area:
trail head at East Bayshore and Matadero Creek
Number of Volunteers Needed:
20
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Kristen Struve - 650-329-2421 kirsten.struve@cityofpaloalto.org

To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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41. San Francisquito Creek
Site Description:
1 Alma Street
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Meet at the small park near the intersection of East Creek Drive and Alma Street, on the Menlo Park side of the pedestrian bridge.
Number of Volunteers Needed:
75
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Erin Banks Rusby - erin@grassrootsecology.org
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

n/a

 

 

San José

18. Los Gatos Creek - CLEANUP ON 9/10
Site Description:
Auzerais
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Los Gatos Trail head at Auzerais Avenue
Number of Volunteers Needed:
50
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Carol Szymkiewicz -  408 835 0156  cszymkiewicz@sbcleancreeks.com
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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19. Guadalupe River - CLEANUP ON 9/10

Site Description:
Willow Street
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Parking lot on Willow
Number of Volunteers Needed:
50
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Carol Szymkiewicz - 408 835 0156 cszymkiewicz@sbcleancreeks.com
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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20. Guadalupe River - CANCELLED
Site Description:
Guadalupe River
Volunteer Meeting Area:
TBD
Number of Volunteers Needed:
15
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
John Cannon
To sign up for this site (or for more information):
N/A

 

SITE CHANGE: 21. YERBA BUENA
Site Description:
SITE RELOCATED: 3850 Tuers Rd
Volunteer Meeting Area:

Meet at 3850 Tuers Rd cross street Yearba Buena Road

Number of Volunteers Needed:
200
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Heavily littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Deb Kramer - 408.372.7053  deb@keepcoyotecreekbeautiful.org
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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22. Guadalupe River/Trail
Site Description:
Coleman Rd near Almaden Lt Rail Station
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Meet at south entrance near the trail by the white sign up table
Number of Volunteers Needed:
25
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Maeleen Hiatt -  4082266836  hiattscience@yahoo.com
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

N/A

 

23. Alamitos Recharge Pond
Site Description:
Near the Coleman Street bridge, Guadalupe River
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Meet at mini amphitheater next to the percolation pond near the Administration building.
Number of Volunteers Needed:
30
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Heidi McFarland   (408) 630-2806  lbailey@valleywater.org
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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24. Guadalupe River
Site Description:
301 W Saint John St, San Jose, CA 95110
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Meet in front of restaurant
Number of Volunteers Needed:
50
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Heavily littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Chris Bartunek   Chris.Bartunek@fairmont.com
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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25. Lake Cunningham Park
Site Description:
Parking lot bridge in front of Raging Waters.
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Meet at bridge.
Number of Volunteers Needed:
30
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Roger Lundgren   408-391-0812  roger.lundgren@sanjoseca.gov
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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26. Guadalupe River
Site Description:
Coleman Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
438 Coleman Avenue
Number of Volunteers Needed:
45
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Ricky Davis  (408)298-765  ricky@grpg.org
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

N/A

 

27. Guadalupe River
Site Description:
Santa Clara
Volunteer Meeting Area:
St. John Bridge
Number of Volunteers Needed:
60
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Carl Salas  -  christine.la@salasobrien.com
To sign up for this site (or for more information):
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28. Coyote Creek Parkway Lakes
Site Description:
100 Metcalf Road, San Jose CA 95138. Nearest cross of Metcalf Road and Monterey Highway
Volunteer Meeting Area:
North of 100 Metcalf Road will be an open chainlink fence, volunteers will be able to drive down and park near the lakes via that fence
Number of Volunteers Needed:
80
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
Justin Everts  408-225-0225   justin.everts@prk.sccgov.org
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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29. Los Gatos Creek
Site Description:
Leigh Ave.
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Blackford Elementary School
Number of Volunteers Needed:
25
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Leslie Anido   4085051970  Leslie_anido@sccoe.org
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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30. Guadalupe River
Site Description:
Woz Way
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Meet at the bridge
Number of Volunteers Needed:
100
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Bernie Rosales  (408)535-3538  bernie.rosales@sanjoseca.gov
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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31. San Tomas
Site Description:
approx. between Westmont High and the bridge to Silacci AV.
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Meet at the creek gate behind Forest Hill Elem.
Number of Volunteers Needed:
15
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Lisa Kostlan
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

N/A

 
32. Ross Creek
Site Description:
Ross Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Ross Avenue Safeway parking lot
Number of Volunteers Needed:
4
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
Kenneth Kelly    408-823-8201  kk20699@att.net
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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33. Coyote Creek
Site Description:
Coyote Creek/Trail at Capitol Expressway
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Meet at Coyote Creek Trail entrance on Tuers Road at 8:30 AM
Number of Volunteers Needed:
20
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
William Fritz  408-591-5245  bill@wgfritzconstruction.com
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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34. Upper Pentencia Creek
Site Description:
Capitol
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Meet at "Girl Scout Sign" by wooden vehicular bridge
Number of Volunteers Needed:
50
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Alex Bianchi  (408) 623-4669  alex@demattei.com
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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43. Coyote Creek
Site Description:
Schallenberger road
Volunteer Meeting Area:
1505 Schallenberger parking lot
Number of Volunteers Needed:
20
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Briana Lipka
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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Santa Clara

35. Guadalupe River
Site Description:
Lickmill and Tasman
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Lickmill and Tasman
Number of Volunteers Needed:

30

Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Karin Hickey   408-615-3097  kahickey@santaclaraca.gov

To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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36. Saratoga Creek
Site Description:
El Camino Real
Volunteer Meeting Area:
At Water District Gate at El Camino and Bowe Avenue
Number of Volunteers Needed:

10

Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Karin Hickey  408-615-3097  kahickey@santaclaraca.gov
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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42. Saratoga Creek
Site Description:
Closed for private group
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Closed for private group
Number of Volunteers Needed:
40
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Shoba Krishnan
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

n/a

 


Saratoga

40. Saratoga Creek
Site Description:
Closed for private group
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Closed for private group
Number of Volunteers Needed:
15
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Lauren Fitzpatrick
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

N/A

 

 

Sunnyvale

37. Calabazas Creek
Site Description:

Willow Avenue

Volunteer Meeting Area:
Meet at creek gate
Number of Volunteers Needed:
1
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
Nghi Truong

To sign up for this site (or for more information):

N/A

 

 
Site Description:
Guadalupe Slough / Sunnyvale West Channel
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Meet near Sunnyvale Water Pollution Control Plant employee parking lot (follow signs)
Number of Volunteers Needed:
50
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
Jackie Davison    4087307738    green@sunnyvale.ca.gov

To sign up for this site (or for more information):

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39. Sunnyvale West Channel - CANCELLED
Site Description:
Mathilda
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Parking Lot of Sheraton Hotel
Number of Volunteers Needed:
10
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
Diana Ruud   408-499-9363  diana.g.ruud@lmco.com
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

N/A

 
   

 

 

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