spruce up :
- v make neat, smart, or trim
- v dress and groom with particular care, as for a special occasion
News & Articles
- Pottstown cleanup effort brings out volunteers
POTTSTOWN - A group of about 50 dedicated volunteers braved the heat recently to help spruce up the borough for the summer. Unlike some previous efforts, efforts which once had Councilman Mark Gibson declare he would no longer help organize such efforts, this most recent clean-up was "a great success and I want to thank the community for doing an excellent job," he told council at the June 5 ...
June 12, 2013 - The Mercury
- Urban Facelifts Improve Magic Valley Communities
RUPERT • What started as an idea at a Filer City Hall meeting to spruce up the town is now transforming communities across the Magic Valley. Southern Idaho Operation Facelift has improved 60 building facades and beautified 18 communities since the summer of 2011. Over the next two weeks, hundreds of volunteers throughout the region will paint buildings and pick up trash for this year’s effort.
June 11, 2013 - The Times-News
- Army National Guard helps clean up parks
The Army National Guard is helping clean up and spruce up three El Cajon parks.
June 9, 2013 - Channel 8 San Diego