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Mayor’s Week of Service

April 24, 2012

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Mayor’s Week of Service, a set on Flickr.

Thank you to all of the volunteers who came out to help us in the parks!

Total Individuals: 352
Total Hours: 858
22 Groups
14 Olmsted Parks
200+ trees planted
7 Garden Beds Created & Planted
3 Loads of Mulch
4 Truck + 2 Trailer Loads of Garlic Mustard Pulled