Save the Illinois River, Inc.
24369 E 757 Rd.
Tahlequah, OK 74464-1949
(918) 284-9440

STIR Honors OPC at Annual Meeting

Save the Illinois River, Inc | Environment | March 05, 2020

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Josh Garner, OPC operations directorOPC CREWS HONORED…The clients from Oklahoma Production Center (OPC) of Tahlequah who clean our roadsides of litter and trash were recognized Saturday, Sept. 21 by Save the Illinois River, STIR.  Left to right are; former Oklahoma State Senator Herb Rozell, Tahlequah; Jerry Hammons,Tahlequah; Brian Crume, an original member of the OPC litter cleanup crew and Josh Garner, OPC operations director.  Sen. Rozell shepherded the OPC litter program through the legislature, gaining funding for a living center for OPC clients.  The recognition came during STIR’s 2019 Annual Membership Meeting at Sequoyah Club.  STIR Board of Directors member Hammons praised the program for keeping trash out of rivers and lakes.  “If not for OPC, we might be drowning in litter”, Hammons quipped.