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November 10, 2018 - 8 am

Don’t Waste Our Space!   Help Keep Maricopa County Roads Clean

Come join the Friends of Daisy Mountain Trails (FDMT) on November 10th, 2018 at 8 a.m. for our second annual litter pickup in conjunction with MDOT’S Adopt a Highway program.

Staging takes place at Whisper Ct., which is located off of N. Gavilan Peak Pkwy.

Long pants and closed toed shoes are recommended.

Safety equipment is provided along with water and sunscreen.

Participants must be at least 12 years old. Those between the ages of 12-18 must be accompanied by an adult.

After a brief safety talk we will be split up into groups and begin the litter collection.


Questions? Contact Christine Willis at 623-551-9445 or

Upcoming Events of Interest –


Our Lands in Arizona – Who manages them, who can use them and how?

Thursday, Nov. 15th. Doors open at 6 pm. Presentation begins at 6:30 pm

Anthem Community Civic Building

3701 W. Anthem Way


Desert Foothills Land Trust and the Anthem Community Council invite you to join us for a free presentation by State, Federal & local agencies that manage open lands in Az. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to meet Sate Land Commissioner, Lisa Atkins, representatives from Tonto Nat’l Forest, BLM, Desert Foothills Land Trust and other local nonprofit organizations.


For more information contact:   ; 480-488-6131

With the County, we continue to monitor the progress of the application to acquire a lease of land for our proposed trail on and near Daisy Mountain.