El Cerrito Green Teams

The City of El Cerrito Operations + Environmental Services Division and Environmental Quality Committee (EQC) work with interested residents and businesses on environmental quality projects that include, but are not limited to: creek and Greenway cleanups and restoration, community outreach regarding City environmental programs, removing invasive species, and more! To stay up to date on the latest Green Happenings, subscribe to the city's monthly e-newsletter.

Volunteer with El Cerrito's Green Teams

Please contact the Operations + Environmental Services Division to schedule, book, and/or confirm your volunteer involvement or for general volunteer and/or project information: via email or phone at 510-215-4350.

Volunteer with Friends of Five Creeks

Monthly Work Parties & Tuesday Weed Warriors

Monthly work parties occur between 10:00 am and 12:30 pm on varying Saturdays at various creeks, including Cerrito Creek. On Tuesdays at 10 am, a small group meets at varying restoration sites for a few hours of fun followed by coffee and conversation. All ages welcome. Tools and gloves are provided. Visit Friends of Five Creeks or email them to receive regular announcements.