About the Adopt-A-Road Program

The Adopt-A-Road program is a public service program in which civic organizations, youth groups, businesses and residential families have the opportunity to adopt a designated section of road-way. The volunteering adopting group is obligated to remove debris and litter along the roadside. Through this program, adopting groups obtain the satisfaction from contributing to a cleaner road-way and community.

Adopting Group’s Responsibilities

•  Obligated to a minimum 2 year agreement
•  Must clean designated road-way a minimum of 4 times per year
•  Required to follow safety rules and guidelines
•  Required to submit information after each clean-up

OSS Solid Waste District’s Responsibilities

•  Upon request, conduct orientation and safety instruction for the adopting group
•  Provide orange Class II safety vests and disposable gloves
•  Provide orange Adopt-A-Road bags
•  Provide orange “Workers Ahead” road signs w/ bases
•  Provide strobe light for vehicles Upon request, collect and properly dispose of litter/debris
•  Issue a certificate of recognition when contracts are renewed

How To Join

Interested parties may Adopt-A-Road by contacting our Communication and Outreach Specialist.

Tim Hassinger

Active Adopting Groups

Complete your clean-up information card today!