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FWCS holds community service day

New Tech Academy High School sent 200 students out into the community for community service day Tuesday morning.

Posted: May. 22, 2018 6:40 PM
Updated: May. 23, 2018 2:49 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- They've partnered with the City Riverfront Project, and the Fort Wayne Police Department to prepare for the summer season getting places spruced up for the public.

"I like it. It's really hot out here, but we're doing something good, so I don't have a problem with it," student Dyaria Rowland said.

Other location sights for community projects include Portage Middle School, Towles Intermediate School, Scott Academy and Maplewood and South Wayne Elementary schools.

Students worked at these various locations:
• Johnny Appleseed Park – arriving at 9:45 and working toward Lawton Park.
• Memorial Park – arriving at 9:45 (depending on river levels)
• Franke Park – 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
• Tecumseh St. Bridge – arriving at 10 a.m.
• East Bloomingdale P – 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Quite a few of the students said after today, they will continue to do community service because they had fun working together.

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