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Friday, February 5, 2016
Cleaning up Blythe - Big day is coming, but work has already begun in city
Will Venable, left, and Edward Vaca wear protective suits to clean the yard at 625 Rice Street. The abandoned house has been a magnet to drug users and the homeless, who park shopping carts in the yard and unload items they have collected during walks around the city. (Photo by Tony Aguilar)
Will Venable, left, and Edward Vaca wear protective suits to clean the yard at 625 Rice Street. The abandoned house has been a magnet to drug users and the homeless, who park shopping carts in the yard and unload items they have collected during walks around the city. (Photo by Tony Aguilar)
The small group of residents in the 600 block of Rice Street weren't looking for recognition when they voluntarily cleaned up the yard of an abandoned house in their neighborhood.

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