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Traffic Safety

  • Carpool to the beautification site.
  • Park all vehicles clear of the road.
  • Work only during non-peak travel times.
  • You are not allowed to work on or around holidays because of heavier traffic volumes.
  • Avoid construction sites, maintenance sites, tunnels, bridges, and overpasses because of reduced visibility in these areas.
  • Always work in groups.
  • Always work on one side of the road at a time. Do not split the group between the two sides of the road.
  • Always face oncoming traffic.
  • Do no walk out into lanes of traffic.
  • Do not pick up litter on the highway, in the median, or close to the edge of the road.
  • Try to stay on the roadside and off nearby private property.
  • Do not wear headsets or listen to any audio devices while at the site.
  • Cellphones are only to be used in the event of an emergency.
  • No horseplay, i.e. do not do anything that could distract passing drivers or other volunteers.

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