Big Muddy Clean Sweep is back — with effort ending in Hermann

Posted on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 2:24 pm

lean Sweep is back!

A continuous two-month cleanup by barge that will be traveling downstream from Brunswick to Hermann this September and October, passing through Jameson Island Big Muddy Refuge, Boonville, Cooper’s Landing and Jefferson City.

Missouri River Relief (MoRR) is operating a barge with five open motorboats to haul recovered debris along a 153-mile reach from Brunswick to Hermann.

The Clean Sweep voyage will start Saturday, Sept. 6, in Brunswick with hundreds of local volunteers working on a community-based river cleanup and will finish Saturday, Oct. 18, with a community-based cleanup in Hermann.

 For a full story, see this week’s Advertiser-Courier.
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