BX volunteers take part in 'It's My Park Day'

The citywide event is devoted to cleaning up and beautifying the city's parks.

The citywide event is devoted to cleaning up and beautifying the city's parks. (5/4/13)

WEST FARMS - Thousands of volunteers citywide took part in "It's My Park Day," spending the day beautifying city parks, including some in the Bronx.

In West Farms, a community group devoted its time to cleaning up Starlight Park and taking care of the park's trees.

The event, hosted by the City Parks Foundation and the Parks Department, is expected to get 5,000 volunteers out helping in the five boroughs.

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