Teen Graffiti Abatement Volunteer (Ages 14-18)


Project Description:

The Teen Graffiti Abatement Volunteer, with supervision of a parent/guardian, assists with the removal of graffiti from public spaces and private property where a request for assistance and release form has been submitted.  They also assist with community outreach at public events. 

Duties include:  Assist with abating graffiti through painting, scraping, and the application of solvent; Use of basic safety equipment; Work outdoors in inclement weather conditions; Locate graffiti and contact Graffiti Abatement Coordinator, to facilitate removal of graffiti from private and public property; Be present at community outreach booth at community events.

Requirements: Ability to paint, scrape, apply solvent on a variety of surfaces under supervision of their parent/guardian; Ability to follow directions and work in a safe manner; Good communications skills; Work in a professional manner;

Work in inclement weather conditions.

Time Required: Hours vary based on event (2-4 hours per event); commitment is on an event-by-event basis.  Events typically occur on weekends during morning and afternoon.

Volunteers will be under the supervision of the Graffiti Abatement Coordinator.

Project Start Date: Fri, Mar 1, 2019
Project End Date: Tue, Dec 31, 2019
Volunteers Needed:
Project Meeting
Meet at City Hall

1055 S. Grady Way

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Project Organizer: Erin Churchill
Project Category:
Police Department