Volunteers add mural to Rosedale Avenue underpass in revitalization effort

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Volunteers joined together Saturday to revitalize the Rosedale Avenue underpass near Bruckner Boulevard.

Residents and representatives from various organization worked to paint and clean the area in Soundview.

Assemblyman Marcus Crespo helped rally funding from the state and Jet.com to better the area.

"We've seen great investments in our neighborhood but its these little things that can make a difference about how we feel about our neighborhood," Crespo said.

The neighborhood also added their own personal touch with a permanent mural painted in the underpass.

The assemblyman hopes to continue this work just down the road with another underpass.

 

 

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