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Carthage In Bloom is Underway

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People in Carthage, MO are planting flowers around town as part of the Carthage In Bloom project. Volunteers at the YMCA started planting this week and other efforts are planned in other areas of the town.

The Carthage In Bloom project works with grant dollars and donations from clubs and businesses, some in cash, others in flowers. Coordinators say it's an effort to brighten up an already beautiful city.

Organizers say future plans will include planting around elementary schools and in big pots around the square.

Abi Almandinger is the volunteer coordinator for both Carthage in Bloom and Restoration Carthage, two projects under the auspices of the Vision Carthage committee.

Click here for more information. Volunteers are also needed!

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