**The Newton Litter Sweep has been cancelled due to rain in the forecast and will not be rescheduled.**
NEWTON, N.C. – If you’d like to help keep Newton beautiful, join the City of Newton Appearance Commission for the Newton Litter Sweep on Oct. 3.
Newton residents, church groups, schools, clubs and scouts are encouraged to participate in the sweep, which is held in conjunction with the N.C. Department of Transportation Fall 2015 Litter Sweep Campaign.
Newton’s sweep is 8:30 a.m-1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3. Participants will meet at Southside Park on U.S. 321 Business (behind the National Guard Armory). The city will provide trash bags, safety vests, gloves and maps. After the sweep, participants are invited to return for a hotdog lunch.
Please confirm your participation in the Newton Litter Sweep by calling the Newton Recreation Department at 828-695-4317.