Cemeteries preparing for clean-up

TROY — To prepare for the annual spring cleanup of the cemetery grounds of both Riverside Cemetery and Rosehill Cemetery, residents are asked to remove their wreaths, decorations and other items that have been left on the cemetery grounds/gravesites at both Riverside and Rosehill cemeteries.

All ground mounted decorations will be removed by cemetery staff beginning March 1.

Spring wreaths, gravestone saddles, and other appropriate decorations can be placed starting April 1.

All decorations placed must conform to the Cemetery Department Rules and Regulations for the Use of Flowers and Other Decorations. Copies of the rules and regulations are available from the cemetery office, 101 Riverside Drive, Troy.

Unauthorized plantings, flowers and decorations will be removed from the cemetery grounds without further notice.

For more information, call the Cemetery Department at 335-2710.