Councilman Andy King launches clean-up initiative using social media

Councilman Andy King was joined by students from Learning Tree Cultural Preparatory School and Immaculate Conception Catholic School who volunteered recently to help beautify the blocks around their schools.
Photo courtesy of Councilman Andy King’s office

Councilman Andy King announced a new social media campaign encouraging residents of the 12th Council District to tell him where to direct community beautification funds on Wednesday, May 20. Residents of the councilman’s district can submit specific sites needing attention via e-mail at; in the comments on Councilman King’s Facebook page; or by tweeting tweeting @AndyKingNYC with the hashtag #D12OCS. The information should include specifics about the location and the work needing to be done, as well as photos.

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