The Adopt-A-Street program is an effort by the "Keep Murphy Beautiful" campaign, administered by the city's Green Team.

The Adopt-a-Street program encourages individuals, civic organizations, and others to help beautify their community by volunteering their services to collect litter alongside Murphy streets.

Reasons to Adopt
  • It’s an easy way for groups to help the community.
  • It makes a visible impact on your local environment.
  • It helps build community and group pride.
  • It reduces litter cleanup costs and saves taxpayers money.

Program Guidelines

  • Cleanups must be conducted quarterly.
  • Adoptees agree to maintain a one-mile stretch of roadway for 1 year.
  • Group or individual must conduct one clean-up before sign can be installed.
  • Group or individual must agree with adoption terms and sign agreement.
  • Documentation and advanced notice must be submitted before clean-up activity.
  • Adoptees agree to participate in a “Keep Murphy Clean” event.

Program Support

  • Installation of “Adopt-A-Street” sign with entity’s name.
  • Supplies needed to conduct clean up (trash bags and high-visibility vests).
  • Recognition of service to community; placement of adoptees photo in newsletter.

Application Process

Adopting a street will require a application to be submitted for approval along with the name of an individual or representative of an organization who will take responsibility of the street. Download the Adopt-A-Street Application.
Existing Street Adoptions in Murphy
Adoptions not pictured:
Friends of Murphy Animal Shelter
S. Maxwell Creek Road
JT Oden Realty
Glen Ridge Drive
The Acuna Family
Heritage Parkway
Exchange Club of Murphy
S. Murphy Road
Gus and Carol Delaloye
N. Maxwell Creek Road and Tom Clevenger
Villanueva and Waldrop Family
Gene Autry Lane
Mark Hitz Local Realtor
Rodeo Drive
Windy Hill Farms HOA
Heritage Parkway
Cub Scout Pack 1776
Environmental Club of McMillen
Cub Scout Pack 1783
Rosewood Drive
St. Timothy's Episcopal Church
S. Murphy Road

Boy Scouts Troop 78 - McCreary Road
The Mraz Family - Kinney Drive
Hope Church - Betsy Lane, West