One Man’s Trash: Week 37 Report

WEEK 37: Ridge Avenue to Livezey Lane

Map/photos to come.

1 40oz bottle brown no label
1 12oz bottle Mike’s Hard Lemonade
1 12oz bottle Coors Light
1 12oz bottle Anheuser Busch no label
1 8oz bottle Anheuser Busch no label
1 1oz prescription bottle (old school)

1 12oz can Piels (pull tab)
1 12oz can Red Bull
1 12oz can Natural Ice
1 12oz can Mtn Dew Game Fuel
1 piece old car
1 piece aluminum foil
1 pull tab

1 20oz cup Wawa coffee
1 wrapper Wrigley’s gum
1 piece Band-Aid wrapper

5 golf balls
1 mangled tennis ball

1 roll film (overexposed)
1 bike pedal reflector
1 comb
1 Crayola marker (green)
1 shoelace (orange)
1 Dickies messenger bag
1 purple fabric flower

1 box American Spirit
1 box Marlboro
1 box matches Ashton
3 cigarette butts

1 piece Maruchan cup o’ soup
1 piece random styrofoam

1 mylar balloon “Congratulations”
1 20oz bottle Mtn Dew
1 small bottle Smirnoff vodka
2 24oz bottles water Deer Park
1 16oz bottle water Dasani
1 16oz bottle water Poland Spring
1 16oz bottle water Aquafina
1 16oz bottle water Weis
1 16oz bottle water no label
1 10oz bottle water Pur Aqua
1 label bottle water Deer Park
1 16oz bottle Vitamin Water
1 16oz bottle Turkey Hill orange tea
4 coffee lids
1 tub hummus
1 cup pudding
1 mangled dip cup
1 spoon Miracle Gro
2 packets honey
1 flower tag Lowes coreopsis
2 straws
1 wrapper Terumo U-100 insulin
4 bottle caps
1 packet shrimp flavor (ramen noodles)
1 blunt wrapper Dutch Masters
2 wrappers Snickers bite size
1 piece mangled toy
1 black bodega bag
1 16oz bottle no label (Coca Cola?)
2 wrappers Rice Krispie Treats
1 wrapper Air Heads
1 piece mangled cottage cheese tub
1 wrapper Folgers coffee singles
1 wrapper Clif Gel
1 wrapper Honey Stinger chocolate waffle (???)
1 wrapper Snickers
1 wrapper maxi pad
1 wrapper Quaker Chewy granola bar
1 wrapper Ritz cracker sandwiches
1 bag 97.5 The Fanatic
5 pieces random plastic


0 dog shit piles
1 dog shit bag
3 dogs on leash
3 dogs off leash

– Bank next to the SEPTA Norristown Line Bridge needs cleanup on east side of bridge.
– So does the drain/bridge on north side of Wissahickon Bike Trail between SEPTA bridge and 100 Steps.
– Ridge Avenue trailhead sure could use some bike racks, duh.
– Woman walking with two small dogs on leash said “it smells great back here, the earth.”
– Two enormous tulip poplar trees on Kelpius Trail where it crosses Hermit Lane.
– Small grove of tall pine trees just above tulips on Hermit Lane.
– Golf Course Run needs cleanup along Yellow Trail.
– Area under Walnut Lane Bridge around Yellow Trail needs cleanup (as usual).
– The amount of golf balls around the Yellow Trail around the golf course is never not funny.
– Area surrounding the trash can at Kitchens Lane is trashed.
– Humid late summer day? Enjoy these mosquitoes. Ugh.

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