Beach Cleanup with Mayor Dan Gelber

Please join Mayor Gelber on March 24th at South Pointe Park on Miami Beach! The cleanup will begin at 8:30AM will provide all cleanup supplies: gloves, garbage bags, buckets, and some pickers, and a water cooler for cold water refills.   Reef-safe oxybenzone-free sunscreen provided by MB Suncare

Meeting Spot:   at the red pin drop on this map

We will be set up at South Point Park, in the shade/grass area, close to the walking path, on the east side of the park, closest to the beach/pier, in front of the “wet playground” water thingy.   Look for our table and banner!

Volunteers Should:

  • Dress comfortably according to the weather.
  • Sunglasses and a hat is also suggested for a sunny day.
  • Wear closed-toe shoes/sneakers, especially if you plan on cleaning the rocks of the jetty area. No flip-flops or sandals permitted on the rocky areas. If you plan to stick to the sandy beach, wear comfortable shoes for walking on the beach.
  • Bring water in your own reusable bottle.  Filtered water will be provided in a cooler to reduce plastic waste.
  • Gloves and trash bags will be provided; however, feel free to bring your own gardening or work gloves if you have them.
  • To expedite check-in, please bring your waiver printed and pre-signed. Minors under the age of 18 will need to bring their waiver pre-signed by a parent/guardian

Parking Info:

  • Walk, bike, trolley or uber!
  • There is a parking lot by Smith/Wollensky and South Pointe Park, but keep in mind that on weekends while its only $6 for Miami Beach residents, its $20 for all others.  If you park here, it’s a lovely 5-10 minute walk down the boardwalk through South Pointe Park alongside Government Cut to the beach.  
  • Alternatively you can look for metered parking around Washington, Ocean Drive and South Pointe Drive area, and head to the beach from South Pointe Drive /Nikki Beach entrance to the beach,  in which case it’s an equally lovely 5-10 minute walk either along the beach or the walking path behind the dune line that runs parallel to the beach.

OTHER: Help us collect ocean trash data! Volunteers are welcome to be citizen scientists for the morning by downloading the Clean Swell app and easily collect data on the debris they find. Download the app in advance and we’ll walk you through the steps at the cleanup!

Sunday, March 24, 2019
08:30 AM - 11:30 AM
South Pointe Park
1 Washington Ave
Fl 33139
Miami Beach, FL 33139-7323
United States
Google map and directions
Jonathan Burger
Brian Bosserman Juan Olivares Henesis Gutierrez Vivian Garcia meghan collins Josymar Travieso Amelia Diaz luisa sandoval Caroll Martinez Sylvia Ortiz Dave Doebler Susana Rodriguez Veronica Cortes Juliana Del Canal Camila Dominguez Irma Zayas Bazan Christian Villacis Gabriela Villar Heidi Soto Samantha Branca Christine O'Neil josefina freitag Amy Derosa Elizabeth Quintero Madison Goran Nicholas Rodriguez Madelyn Osten Becca Hildner alex knoepffler Jacqueline Fonts Egor Tatarenko Alejandra Triana Ryleigh Williams Frank Juhasz Samantha Bencomo Emely Garcia Danaisy Abascal Vanessa Lockwood Katherine Currie Jose Urdaneta Maria Portuondo Joel Franco Mandy Salcedo ☆ kat ☆ Kathleen Sousa Audrey Simonin Ana Neyra Marissa Ramirez

Will you come?

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