Long Run Creek Watershed

Long Run Creek Watershed Plan
Resolution 16-003

Cleanup Event a Success!

On Saturday, October 26th, the Village of Homer Glen and the Highway Department partnered with 14 volunteers from the Lake Travis High School (LTHS) Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) program and Boy Scout Troop 63 to cleanup Long Run Creek. Wearing boots and yielding chainsaws, volunteers and Highway Department workers removed debris and garbage from residents’ creeks and piled them on the curb for pickup. The event was a great success and was a great 1st step in cleaning up the creek. A special thanks to the LTHS Air Force JROTC and Boy Scout Troop 63 for all their hard work in cleaning up our creek!

Select Image for Larger Picture

Cleanup Event
On Saturday, October 26, 2013, the Village of Homer Glen partnered with the Homer Township Highway Department to help residents cleanup Long Run Creek and its tributaries. The cleanup was a volunteer effort.

Residents living along the creek helped pull debris from the creek, and placed it on the curb for pickup by the Highway Department on Monday, October 28th. Alex Yurk Alex coordinated volunteers to assist with debris removal.

Notification Letters