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For Immediate Release:
January 25, 2011
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Gerard Philippeaux

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District 3 participates in Adopt-a-Park Volunteer Day on MLK weekend


Vice Chairwoman Audrey M. Edmonson and her staff took part in the Adopt-a-Park Volunteer Day on January 15, 2011. The event was sponsored by the Miami-Dade Parks Department in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend, and dedicated to community service at the African Heritage Cultural Center, 6161 NW 22 Avenue.

Volunteers from AARP and FIU helped in planting new landscape, painting outdoor benches, painting indoor spaces and planting new grass at its entrance.  Vice Chairwoman Edmonson thanked the volunteers after a morning of hard work.

Photo credits: Marta Martinez-Aleman/Miami-Dade County