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Roadway Safety

The following County safety recommendations are provided for organizations participating in the Adopt-A-Road Program.

  • Horseplay will not be tolerated.
  • No intoxicating beverages or illegal drugs will be brought to the work zone or consumed prior to litter removal.
  • While removing litter,  group members should wear gloves and good shoes.
  • Sunglasses, hat and sun block should be considered.
  • Adequate supply of drinking water should be readily available.
  • Knives, matches, axes etc., cannot be carried by members while removing litter.
  • Do not attempt to compact trash sacks to gain room for more litter.
  • Car pool to the site to reduce the number of vehicles.
  • Post a lookout to be aware of traffic situations and monitor volunteer activities.