Boy Scout Troop 133 with the cans collected by Yankton Morning Optimists at
The Boy Scouts turn the aluminum cans in as a way to raise money for their
Thank you Morning Optimists for supporting recycling & the Boy Scouts!
Riverboat Days Parade Cleanup & 10th Anniversary Float
KYB Board Members Jack Lyons & Tim Butler work on our Birthday Cake Float
Tripp Park Project
Tripp Park Completed August 2011
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on August 11th
Missouri River Cleanup 2011 Pictures
Vermillion Students helped with the cleanup
Great American Cleanup 2011 Pictures!
Drizzly morning safety briefing with 116 volunteers!
Mount Marty College Team
Boys & Girls Club Just for Kids program at Stewart Elementary
Yankton High School Team!
YHS Students cleaning West City Limits Road
First United Methodist Church Youth Group Team
Vishay cleaned-up around their facility
Kolberg Pioneer cleaned-up around their facility and along 23rd Street!
And below the Sapa crew who cleaned-up over 2,500 pounds of garbage from their
large campus area!
2010 KYB Annual Award Recipients
2010 KYB Annual
Award recipeints/represntatives pictured above from left to right:
Goodwill, SAPA Extrusions, Rudi & Kathleen Gerstner, KYNT/KK93 Radio, Boys &
Girls Club & Welfl Construction
International Coastal Cleanup
On October 8th, a number of area youth and Boys & Girls Club Members helped to
clean-up along the river banks at the Fishing Wall and at Paddlewheel Point and
along Marne Creek. The National Park Service, Army Corps. partnered with
KYB for this very important cleanup event!
Volunteers near Gavin's Point Dam collected a lot of old fishing line, cans,
bottles and glass and cigarette butts from our shoreline!
Following a safety briefing and important River education talk by the National
Park Service, volunteers were ready to go clean!
Huge "Thanks!" go to Godfather's Pizza, Pizza Ranch and Pizza Hut for donating
pizzas to these dedicated, hard-working kids! Do you know what food is
environmentally friendly?! Pizza--the only residue is a recyclable
cardboard box--which we took to the transfer station along with plastic bottles
and cans that were gathered at Paddlewheel Point and along Marne Creek!
Protective Book Covers Donated to Yankton Middle Schools
Keep Yankton Beautiful donated over 1,000 protective book covers with
educational messages on recycling, renewing and litter reduction to Yankton
Middle School and Sacred Heart Middle School. Pictured above, Mrs. Olnes
with students from her Sacred Heart 8th grade science class.
Hazardous Household Waste Collection
Veolia employee takes takes paint out of the car...concierge service!
Mary Robb of the City Street Department and KYB Board Members Jack Lyons and
Allen Sinclair were on hand
to direct the community to the correct lanes for HHW and Scrap Tire drop off!
KYB Board Member Jennifer Pellatz gathers survey information from waiting
Dakota Spirit Fountain
Cigarette Litter Prevention Program in Historic
Park Your Butts Here Campaign!
New cigarette ash container next to trash can on 3d & Walnut!
Gregg & Doug with Ace Hardware Installing Ash Containers
Riverboat Days Parade & Litter Free Event
Great American Cleanup
Missouri River Cleanup / Watershed Festival
Avera Kids Health and Safety Fair
Webster Elementary Summer Event: Reduce, Re-use, Recycle