Westport Central School students assemble outside before the Adopt-a-Town day May 23.
Photo by Keith Lobdell.
continued Those receiving service were pleased with the work the students did.
“This is a wonderful thing to see these students participate in such a great community project,” Shami McCormick at the Depot Theatre said. “Them helping us make this place, which is such a visual focal point in the community, look good is a blessing.”
“This is a fortunate venture between the town and the school, and they need to be commended for it,” town councilman Michael “Ike” Tyler said. “There are ways that the students can get a great education outside of the classroom walls, and this is one of them.”
“This is fantastic to have the school participate in a cleanup day like this,” Supervisor Dan Connell said, who added the town would be passing a resolution honoring the school for its service to the community.