Thursday, 06 06, 2013
Media Invited to River Sweep, Participate in Pre-Cleanup Photo
FRANKFORT, KY (June 6, 2013) – The Kentucky River Authority invites media to Fort Boonesborough State Park Beach to announce the 2013 River Sweep for the Kentucky River Basin on Monday, June 10, at 10 a.m. Media will have the opportunity to travel by boat to take pre-cleanup photos of the Kentucky River in Pool 9, just south of Lexington.
The Kentucky River Sweep is a cooperative effort of the Kentucky River Authority and the Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Commission. The Kentucky River Sweep is June 15 in 26 counties in the Kentucky River Basin.
To participate in the 2013 River Sweep media day, contact Sue Elliston at 859-527-3356.
Individuals interested in participating in cleanup activities and for a list of River Sweep counties, visit www.kra.ky.gov.
Rex Energy, Duke Energy, Toyota, Childers Oil, Gallatin Steel, Kentucky American Water, Kentucky River Authority, LG&E and KU, Louisville MSD and Louisville Water are River Sweep in Kentucky sponsors.