The Fairport Perinton Partnership for a Better Community and Rep. Rich Funke, R-55th District, will partner with the state Canal Corporation and Parks and Trails as local sponsors of the statewide Canal Clean Sweep 2017 event on Earth Day from 9 a.m. to noon April 22, Box Factory pavilion, 6 N. Main St., Fairport.
Efforts will focus on cleaning up public spaces throughout the central business and canal districts of the village. Participants are encouraged to bring their own broom, flat shovel and rake.
Individuals and groups interested in participating in Canal Clean Sweep 2017 can register at
For information:; 585-377-2655;