When the snow melts, the trash is uncovered. Spring cleaning has never been more important and a number of events have been planned around the region to get the community involved.
South Lake Tahoe
June 1 | Keep Tahoe Blue will host a Bike Path Cleanup on June 1 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Following the cleanup, volunteers will meet at The Hangar for post-event food and happy hour drinks. | keeptahoeblue.org
June 3 | Neighborhood Spring Cleanup hosted by Clean Tahoe is on June 3 at 9 a.m. at various locations and all volunteers receive a free lunch. | clean-tahoe.org
Dump Day | Clean Up Tahoe $5 Dump Day is on June 5. California residents pay $5 per vehicle load and Nevada residents pay $10 per vehicle load at South Tahoe Refuse. Curbside pickup of bulk items is available for senior and disabled residents by calling (530) 544-4210. | clean-tahoe.org
Community Clean Up Day is on June 3 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Pick up supplies from 9 to 11 a.m. at Sierra Community House in Kings Beach. | northtahoebusiness.org
The Friends of the Kings Beach Library will also be accepting books in good condition at Sierra Community House on June 3 from 9 to 11 a.m. for a book sale in June. | Kings Beach Library Friends on Facebook
The 20th annual Truckee Day is on June 3 from 8 to 2 p.m. Participants meet at neighborhood check-in stations to receive cleanup supplies. At noon, join a town-wide block party at Truckee River Regional Park. | truckeeday.org