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Mayor’s Clean Team at work, 1983

Posted on June 21, 2018 | in Uncategorized | by

Sheryl Dawson, 17, left, Lovetta Barnes, 18 and Diane Lewis, 17, picked up branches after trimming a bush on a vacant lot at North Broadway and New Street in June 1983. They were part of a 40 member Mayor’s Clean Team that cleaned public lots and right-of-ways for two months that summer. The team was part of the Bluegrass Employment and Training Summer Youth Employment Program. Photo by David Perry | Staff

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