Tatum Waterway

PRESS RELEASE

For immediate release:
Contact: Luiz Rodrigues, Executive Director, ECOMB
Date: October 5, 2006
Phone: 305.534.3825 (w) / 786.853.1855 (M)
ecomb@ecomb.org
www.ecomb.org

TATUM WATERWAY CLEANUP DAY

WHAT:

You’ve seen what ECOMB’s volunteers can accomplish in just one morning while cleaning up our beaches, parks, islands and canals! Now ECOMB’s energetic volunteers, in partnership with the Miami-Dade College students, US Coast Guard Diving Team, the Teen Job Corps, the City of Miami Beach Neighborhood Services, Parks, Public Works and Environmental Resources Departments, will, once again, clean up the Tatum Waterway in North Beach, Miami Beach.

DATE

October 21st, 2006

TIME

9am – 12 noon. Registration begins at 8:30 am.

AGE

All ages welcomed, but please see guidelines on ECOMB’s website regarding Release Forms

WHERE

Meet us at the western end of 75th Street and Dickens, in North Beach, Miami Beach.

REGISTRATION

At ECOMB’s web site: http://www.ecomb.org/event.htm

Journalists, please contact us for press interviews and past photos, by calling Luiz Rodrigues, Executive Director ECOMB, Inc. at 305.534.3825, or Lynn Bernstein, at the City of Miami Beach Neighborhood Services Department at (305) 790-0090. Press and TV coverage are welcome for both events.  To learn more about ECOMB and to see photos from recent Beach Cleanup projects, go to our web site at www.ecomb.org.

Join  volunteers from high schools, local associations, churches, synagogues, and businesses, as they MAKE A DIFFERENCE. Refreshments will be served and students may use these cleanup events towards Community Service Hours.

ECOMB is a not-for-profit 501c(3) Florida corporation founded in 1994 to promote clean beaches, waterways and wetlands. Each year ECOMB coordinates events and programs that encourage responsible behavior and awareness in the Miami Beach vicinity.

More info and registration at: http://www.ecomb.org