Community volunteers gather to help clean up Albuquerque streets

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE)– Volunteers from around Bernalillo County joined a national push to keep their community beautiful.

The county provided the trash bags and other supplies while citizen volunteers added the elbow grease by collecting litter around their communities.

Various community groups, individuals, and families took part in the Great American Cleanup Saturday.

Organizers say they filled ten dumpsters with trash during the event.