Downtown Action Team spruces up downtown

downtown ABQ planters

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Parts of downtown are looking a lot better thanks to a group of 50 volunteers armed with rakes, paintbrushes and shovels.

Downtown Action Team organized the event which took place near Fourth and Central Saturday morning.

Volunteers painted, replaced trees, planted flowers and more.

The event was also sponsored by Bud Light and a grant from Keep America Beautiful. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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