Past Projects: Clean Ups

Since 1966 Pride Inc. has brought together caring citizens, civic organizations, and federal agencies to improve the quality of life for residents and visitors of the greater Alton area.

Below you will find a partial list of the thousands of beautification programs accomplished by Pride:

  • Operation Clean Lake and many River Road cleanups
  • Cleanup of Vaughn Hill Cemetery in Wood River by Scout Troop 44 in Roxana
  • Cleanup of debris in Pere Marquette State Park by students of Principia College
  • Cleanup of roadsides in Rosewood Heights by the youth of the First Baptist Church, Rosewood Heights
  • Cleanup weeks in Alton, East Alton, and Wood River
  • Pride’s Student Pride committee organized fall and spring cleanups.