Volunteers sprucing up downtown Spokane Saturday

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- About 400 volunteers are ready to spruce up downtown Spokane on Saturday for a second annual spring cleaning program.

KXLY reports (http://bit.ly/1iDbxg6) that's twice the number of last year's volunteers.

They'll pick up litter, remove graffiti and plant flower beds.

It kicks off a week of volunteer projects known as "Spokane Gives Week."

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Information from: KXLY-TV, http://www.kxly.com/

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