Thursday, 06 October 2011
This year’s Macon County Bigsweep was held Saturday, Oct. 1 and Sunday, Oct. 2.
Volunteers hauled in more than 1,500 lbs. of trash from the Little Tennessee, Cullasaja, and Cartoogechaye rivers.
About 40 tires, scaffolding, chairs, boots, styrofoam, pipes, bottles, cans, a playground slide, coffee pot, tarps and other trash were removed by Sunday afternoon.