Blog Archives

Annual Rouge River Cleanup More than Just Picking up Trash

May 21st 2018

Annual Rouge River Cleanup More than Just Picking up Trash (Mel Corrigan, May 21, 2018) Beverly Hills, MI – Every spring, volunteers from various Rouge communities work together to clean-up and preserve the Rouge River and its surroundings for future generations. Friends of the Rouge is a nonprofit established in 1986. That year, the first […]

Stewards of The River Rouge Workshop Oct. 11 or Oct. 26

October 11th 2017

Stewards of The River Rouge Workshop Oct. 11 or Oct. 26 West Bloomfield Township and Canton, MI – Stewards of The Rouge River Workshop – Learn how you can protect water quality at home. Wednesday 10/11 from 6pm-8pm or Thursday 10/26 from 6pm-8pm. Wayne County – Oct 11 6-8pm Summit on the Park, 4600 Summit […]

Massive Annual Effort Keeps Rouge River Clean and Flowing Nicely

June 1st 2016

Massive Annual Effort Keeps Rouge River Clean and Flowing Nicely (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 1, 2016) Southfield, MI – The Rouge River has come a long way since organized community cleanups began 46 years ago.  Cyndi Ross was one of about 300 people who came out to the annual Friends of the Rouge clean up […]