Almost a thousand volunteers spent two hours picking up trash from the Truckee and North Shore area last Saturday, collecting more than 5,550-lbs of litter.
The organized event was part of the 18th annual Truckee Day.
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The 2.1-tons of trash collected is significantly less than the 3.72-tons collected last year, but that can be put down to the fact people have been staying at home and tourists have stayed away for most of the last twelve months.
4,250-lbs were collected from Truckee neighborhoods, and a further 1,300 from the North Shore.
Organizers say that over the course of the last eighteen years the amount of rubbish collected is gradually decreasing.