RICHMOND, Calif. (KGO) --Many people around the Bay Area spent Martin Luther King Jr. Day by volunteering in their community as part of the MLK Day of Service.
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Many of the volunteers are participating by cleaning up some of the city's parks and gardens. In Richmond, families came to take part in planting redwood trees.
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