One Baltimore neighborhood is taking a new approach to tackling illegal dumping. And it involves outside help.
Community members hope that this AmeriCorps team of young people will help come up with viable solutions in Highlandtown.
They've not only been cleaning up alleys, but also collecting data and interviewing neighbors.
Thursday at 6 on In Focus, we'll explain their strategy and how they feel it could help the city as a whole.
We want to keep putting the issues that impact you and your family in focus.
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