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Adopt A Spot


Join us in making Tulsa shine! We're on the lookout for passionate volunteers who are ready to brighten up our city. Whether you're a local resident, a youth group member, belong to a church, business crew, civic group, or any large organization, there's a spot just for you! Dive in, take charge, and help transform public spaces all around Tulsa. When you adopt a spot, not only do you uplift the community but also create a positive ripple effect for everyone around you. So, are you in? Together, let's reclaim Tulsa's title as "America's Most Beautiful City." Join the movement!

How to Adopt A Spot:

Select a Location and secure approval

  • We recommend a:
    • Park - Tulsa has over 130 parks ready for volunteers
    • Street - Tulsa has hundreds of miles of streets where you can make a difference
    • Stream – Tulsa is a river city and clean water is one of our top priorities
  • Commit to our Adopt A Spot program for one, three or five years
  • Read the safety information and submit a signed release and waiver for you and your organization 
  • Get started cleaning a location
  • For specific requests contact us directly at 

What volunteers can expect: 

  • Supplies such as trash bags, gloves, grabbers, and vests (determined on a case-by-case basis, depending on the size of the group and availability) 
  • Certificate of adoption/recognition signs (Note: sign requirements may differ based on the location adopted) 
  • Recognition on the City of Tulsa's social media pages (send us your pictures!) 

Approval Process: 

  • City of Tulsa personnel will contact you or your organization to approve the adopted spot. 
  • City of Tulsa personnel may schedule training on an as-needed basis according to availability of staff. 

For more information about the City of Tulsa's Adopt-a-Spot program email