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Sparks Cleanup Effort

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POSTED: Friday, September 17, 2010 - 12:31pm

UPDATED: Friday, September 17, 2010 - 9:04pm

Tires, furniture and whatever trash people want to dump can be found littered throughout the Sparks area.
This weekend Katherine palafox from Keep El Paso Beautiful and a group of volunteers will head to Sparks for their third anti-illegal dumping effort.
So far they've cleared about 4500 hundred tires and 335 tons of trash.
The money for the cleanup came from a state environmental fund.
Palafox chose to use the money in Sparks after researching several areas that have problems with illegal dumping.
She says the dumping here is less removed from the community.
Volunteers who'd like to help can show up at the Sparks Community Center Saturday morning at 7:30.

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i think those people in that area are responsible for all the trash dumping . NO matter how many times the area is cleaned it is always going to be a problem , i live in the agua dulce area and i see all the illegal dumping going on by the people in this area it looks like a land fill. alot of this people are mexicans with no respect for our city .

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