Plum Creek was the focus of 59 volunteers who turned out on Saturday, March to participate in the Great Texas River Cleanup. Volunteers, which included Kyle City Council members Michael Tobias, Dex Ellison and Tracy Scheel, collected, 1,367 pound of trash and 770 pounds of recyclables. The most common items collected were aluminum cans and plastic bottles. One tire was found, along with a submerged bicycle. “We are so grateful for the opportunity to join the city of San Marcos’ event to bring awareness and volunteers to help beautify the river, creeks and river banks,” saids Kathy Roecker, Stormwater Management Plan administrator.