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Volunteers set to clean North Lufkin Neighborhoods Saturday morning

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) -

Saturday the streets of North Lufkin will be filled with volunteers cleaning up the neighborhood.

This is the 2nd year for the North Lufkin Trash-Off and officials say the neighborhoods are in need of some spring cleaning.

More than 50 volunteers and probationers will be picking trash and organizers say they will also be tearing down an old building in North Lufkin.

A dumpster will be provided at Brandon Park, where residents can bring any trash they'd like to get rid of.

"It's very important that you help the people in your neighborhood that need help, we're doing this for a lot of the elderly people, people who need help and it's a part of service," said Victor Travis, Coordinator.

The trash-off will start Saturday morning at Brandon Park at 8:00 a.m.

After the trash is cleared, volunteers will being mowing lawns for the elderly.

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