1913The City Council resolved that April 19 be marked as a “cleaning up day” and all rubbish of every name and nature be cleaned up from property premises.Government and Public Service, City Government

Courtesy of Gloucester City Archives, 1913 City Documents, #135
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This was done so “our city may put on an appearance gratifying not only to our own people but to the stranger who comes among us.”

Gloucester City Archives, 1913 City Documents, #135
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