In Palatine, the Palatine Park District's Environmental Committee hosted a Clean Up @ Riemer. Over 100 people came out to help clean up this 91 acre piece of property located at Quentin Road and Wood Street in Palatine. Whole Foods Market-Kildeer provided refreshments for the volunteers.
More pictures can be viewed on the park district's Facebook page at www.facebook.com/palatineparks.
Mark your calendars - next year's National Public Lands Day will be held on Saturday, September 27, 2014.
The mission of Palatine Park District is to provide a variety of safe, enjoyable and affordable parks and recreation facilities and activities that will enhance the quality of life by promoting good health and well-being for all residents and visitors of the Palatine Park District.
Local Voices contributor Joan Scovic is the Marketing Coordinator for Palatine Park District.
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