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Volunteers clean up Mustang Valley Park

Senior Airman Tres Stallard, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron heavy equipment operator, takes apart a tree limb at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. In order to maintain the park’s cleanliness, the groups plan on seasonal cleaning when the leaves fall and at the beginning of spring. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Senior Airman Tres Stallard, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron heavy equipment operator, takes apart a tree limb at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. In order to maintain the park’s cleanliness, the groups plan on seasonal cleaning when the leaves fall and at the beginning of spring. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

David Honaker, 10, and his sister Katie, 9, clip hedges at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. Parents were happy to have their kids take part in making the park a better and safer place. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

David Honaker, 10, and his sister Katie, 9, clip hedges at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. Parents were happy to have their kids take part in making the park a better and safer place. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Boy Scout Troop 86 help remove dirt and grass the brick floor at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The Osan Top III council, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron and Osan Boy Scout Troop 86 with Webelos II scouts combined forces to renovate the park. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Boy Scout Troop 86 help remove dirt and grass the brick floor at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The Osan Top III council, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron and Osan Boy Scout Troop 86 with Webelos II scouts combined forces to renovate the park. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Tech. Sgt. Timothy Barley, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron heavy equipment operator, takes down a tree at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. Members of the 51st CES removed safety hazards around the park by using heavy equipment to take down dead trees that could topple over in the next big wind storm. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Tech. Sgt. Timothy Barley, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron heavy equipment operator, takes down a tree at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. Members of the 51st CES removed safety hazards around the park by using heavy equipment to take down dead trees that could topple over in the next big wind storm. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Master Sgt. Bradford Cambra, 51st Communications Squadron first sergeant, rakes under hedges at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The Osan Top III council, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron, and Osan Boy Scout Troop 86 with Webelos II scouts teamed up for this volunteer project for the community’s benefit. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Master Sgt. Bradford Cambra, 51st Communications Squadron first sergeant, rakes under hedges at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The Osan Top III council, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron, and Osan Boy Scout Troop 86 with Webelos II scouts teamed up for this volunteer project for the community’s benefit. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Volunteers clean up the Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. In order to maintain the park’s cleanliness, the groups plan on seasonal cleaning when the leaves fall and at the beginning of spring. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Volunteers clean up the Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. In order to maintain the park’s cleanliness, the groups plan on seasonal cleaning when the leaves fall and at the beginning of spring. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Senior Master Sgt. Lee Schmidt, 51st Munitions Squadron first sergeant, clips hedges at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The 51st Civil Engineer Squadron provided all the tools and equipment for volunteers to use during the clean-up. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Senior Master Sgt. Lee Schmidt, 51st Munitions Squadron first sergeant, clips hedges at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The 51st Civil Engineer Squadron provided all the tools and equipment for volunteers to use during the clean-up. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Senior Master Sgt. Lee Schmidt, 51st Munitions Squadron first sergeant and Emily Honaker, 7, help clean up Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The Osan Top III council, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron and Osan Boy Scout Troop 86 with Webelos II scouts teamed up for this volunteer project for the community’s benefit. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Senior Master Sgt. Lee Schmidt, 51st Munitions Squadron first sergeant and Emily Honaker, 7, help clean up Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The Osan Top III council, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron and Osan Boy Scout Troop 86 with Webelos II scouts teamed up for this volunteer project for the community’s benefit. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Tech. Sgt. Justin McGovern, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron structural craftsman, makes new steps for the Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The 51st CES provided all the tools and equipment for volunteers to use during the clean-up. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Tech. Sgt. Justin McGovern, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron structural craftsman, makes new steps for the Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The 51st CES provided all the tools and equipment for volunteers to use during the clean-up. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

April Honaker, an Airman’s spouse, and her daughter Emily, 7, help clean up the Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. Parents were happy to have their kids take part in making the park a better and safer place. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)
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April Honaker, an Airman’s spouse, and her daughter Emily, 7, help clean up the Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. Parents were happy to have their kids take part in making the park a better and safer place. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea- -- The Osan Top III council, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron and Osan Boy Scout Troop 86 with Webelos II scouts combined forces to renovate the Mustang Valley Park, Oct. 26.

"This is a community park that is not maintained by housing or CE," said Maj. Raymond Orr, 51st CES operations flight commander. "The Osan Top III, boy scouts and CE have come together and teamed up for this volunteer project for the community's benefit."

The 51st CES provided all the tools and equipment for volunteers to use during the clean-up. Members of the 51st CES also assisted volunteers and taught the boy scouts a few lessons on what CE's mission is and how they accomplish it around the base.

The three organizations' main objective was to beautify the park and make it a safer place for the community. Members of the 51st CES got rid of safety hazards around the park by providing heavy equipment to take down dead trees that could topple over in the next big wind storm.

Parents were happy about the project for more than one reason.

"We enjoyed playing at this park even though it was not always in the best of shape," said April Honaker, spouse of an Osan Airman. "It is the kid's community and park, and I think it's great that our kids are playing a part in making it safer and making it look good."

In order to maintain the park's cleanliness, the groups plan on seasonal cleaning when the leaves fall and at the beginning of spring.

Volunteers clean up Mustang Valley Park

Senior Airman Tres Stallard, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron heavy equipment operator, takes apart a tree limb at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. In order to maintain the park’s cleanliness, the groups plan on seasonal cleaning when the leaves fall and at the beginning of spring. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Senior Airman Tres Stallard, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron heavy equipment operator, takes apart a tree limb at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. In order to maintain the park’s cleanliness, the groups plan on seasonal cleaning when the leaves fall and at the beginning of spring. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

David Honaker, 10, and his sister Katie, 9, clip hedges at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. Parents were happy to have their kids take part in making the park a better and safer place. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

David Honaker, 10, and his sister Katie, 9, clip hedges at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. Parents were happy to have their kids take part in making the park a better and safer place. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Boy Scout Troop 86 help remove dirt and grass the brick floor at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The Osan Top III council, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron and Osan Boy Scout Troop 86 with Webelos II scouts combined forces to renovate the park. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Boy Scout Troop 86 help remove dirt and grass the brick floor at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The Osan Top III council, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron and Osan Boy Scout Troop 86 with Webelos II scouts combined forces to renovate the park. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Tech. Sgt. Timothy Barley, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron heavy equipment operator, takes down a tree at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. Members of the 51st CES removed safety hazards around the park by using heavy equipment to take down dead trees that could topple over in the next big wind storm. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Tech. Sgt. Timothy Barley, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron heavy equipment operator, takes down a tree at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. Members of the 51st CES removed safety hazards around the park by using heavy equipment to take down dead trees that could topple over in the next big wind storm. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Master Sgt. Bradford Cambra, 51st Communications Squadron first sergeant, rakes under hedges at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The Osan Top III council, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron, and Osan Boy Scout Troop 86 with Webelos II scouts teamed up for this volunteer project for the community’s benefit. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Master Sgt. Bradford Cambra, 51st Communications Squadron first sergeant, rakes under hedges at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The Osan Top III council, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron, and Osan Boy Scout Troop 86 with Webelos II scouts teamed up for this volunteer project for the community’s benefit. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Volunteers clean up the Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. In order to maintain the park’s cleanliness, the groups plan on seasonal cleaning when the leaves fall and at the beginning of spring. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Volunteers clean up the Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. In order to maintain the park’s cleanliness, the groups plan on seasonal cleaning when the leaves fall and at the beginning of spring. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Senior Master Sgt. Lee Schmidt, 51st Munitions Squadron first sergeant, clips hedges at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The 51st Civil Engineer Squadron provided all the tools and equipment for volunteers to use during the clean-up. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Senior Master Sgt. Lee Schmidt, 51st Munitions Squadron first sergeant, clips hedges at Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The 51st Civil Engineer Squadron provided all the tools and equipment for volunteers to use during the clean-up. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Senior Master Sgt. Lee Schmidt, 51st Munitions Squadron first sergeant and Emily Honaker, 7, help clean up Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The Osan Top III council, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron and Osan Boy Scout Troop 86 with Webelos II scouts teamed up for this volunteer project for the community’s benefit. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Senior Master Sgt. Lee Schmidt, 51st Munitions Squadron first sergeant and Emily Honaker, 7, help clean up Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The Osan Top III council, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron and Osan Boy Scout Troop 86 with Webelos II scouts teamed up for this volunteer project for the community’s benefit. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Tech. Sgt. Justin McGovern, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron structural craftsman, makes new steps for the Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The 51st CES provided all the tools and equipment for volunteers to use during the clean-up. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Tech. Sgt. Justin McGovern, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron structural craftsman, makes new steps for the Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. The 51st CES provided all the tools and equipment for volunteers to use during the clean-up. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

April Honaker, an Airman’s spouse, and her daughter Emily, 7, help clean up the Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. Parents were happy to have their kids take part in making the park a better and safer place. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)
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April Honaker, an Airman’s spouse, and her daughter Emily, 7, help clean up the Mustang Valley Park at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 26, 2013. Parents were happy to have their kids take part in making the park a better and safer place. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea- -- The Osan Top III council, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron and Osan Boy Scout Troop 86 with Webelos II scouts combined forces to renovate the Mustang Valley Park, Oct. 26.

"This is a community park that is not maintained by housing or CE," said Maj. Raymond Orr, 51st CES operations flight commander. "The Osan Top III, boy scouts and CE have come together and teamed up for this volunteer project for the community's benefit."

The 51st CES provided all the tools and equipment for volunteers to use during the clean-up. Members of the 51st CES also assisted volunteers and taught the boy scouts a few lessons on what CE's mission is and how they accomplish it around the base.

The three organizations' main objective was to beautify the park and make it a safer place for the community. Members of the 51st CES got rid of safety hazards around the park by providing heavy equipment to take down dead trees that could topple over in the next big wind storm.

Parents were happy about the project for more than one reason.

"We enjoyed playing at this park even though it was not always in the best of shape," said April Honaker, spouse of an Osan Airman. "It is the kid's community and park, and I think it's great that our kids are playing a part in making it safer and making it look good."

In order to maintain the park's cleanliness, the groups plan on seasonal cleaning when the leaves fall and at the beginning of spring.