Teens learn & earn at trail crew internship program in Van Cortlandt Park

The teens work at Van Cortlandt Park four days a week until August 22, and they make $8 an hour. (7/14/14)

BRONX - Local teens are enjoying the outdoors while earning a paycheck through the trail crew internship program. 

The teens work at Van Cortlandt Park four days a week until August 22, and they make $8 an hour.

They are responsible for maintaining the trails in the park, building footbridges and removing non-native invasive plants.

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Many of the interns News 12 spoke say this is their second year because they enjoy the internship so much.

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