Rotarian Micky Doto, left, and Sgt. Joe Maimone of the Hammonton Police Department in front of an abandoned, graffiti-covered house on Bellevue Avenue April 28. They’re ready to get to work cleaning, but it’s inaccessible because contact information for the current owner is unavailable.

HAMMONTON – Members of the Hammonton Rotary Club, Hammonton Interact Club and Hammonton Police Department got together for another successful graffiti clean-up event Saturday, April 28.

The day’s effort included cleaning up graffiti on street signs, litter alongBellevue Avenueand graffiti atHammontonLakePark, which was added to the program at the request of the Recreation Department.

One area that remains difficult is private properties. The Rotary Club wants private property owners to know that Rotary can work with them to address graffiti problems. Send inquiries to

Clean-up day sponsors were Lynkris Hardware, B.M. Property and Michael’s Painting. The next cleanup will be in the fall.