Kids help beautify Opa-locka neighborhood with mural

  • Edward Rawson, of the MLK Community Mural Project, shows Rodney Gatlin, 15, Brian Robinson, 18, and Amariyah Rivera, 11, where to paint during a community beautification project at Kings Terrace community soccer field in Opa-locka on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013. Max Reed / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Shakur Johnson, 16, Marquan Burse, 9, Arkeavies Rogers, 10, and Delvontae Turk, 17, paint a mural while Alex Rogers, 4, waits his turn at Kings Terrace community in Opa-locka on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013. Max Reed / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Louis Wolfson III, PHG founding partner, high-fives Asayah "PJ" Rivera, 10, as they work on a 100-foot mural at the soccer field at Kings Terrace community in Opa-locka on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013. Max Reed / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Marquan Burse, 9, Arkeavies Rogers, 10, and Alexander Rogers, 4, wait their turns for instructions by Kevin Morris, a lead artist with "Moving Lives of Kids (MLK) Community Mural Project", at Kings Terrace community in Opa-locka on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013. The children are paid by the Pinnacle Housing Group for their community beautification services. Max Reed / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Shand Jamal, 15, helps paint a 100-foot mural commissioned by the Pinnacle Housing Group who partnered with "Moving Lives of Kids (MLK) Community Mural Project" at Kings Terrace community soccer field in Opa-locka on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013. Max Reed / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Children of the King's Terrace Community help paint a 100-foot mural with help from the Pinnacle Housing Group and "Moving Lives of Kids (MLK) Community Mural Project" at Kings Terrace community soccer field in Opa-locka on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013. Max Reed / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Children of the King's Terrace Community help paint a 100-foot mural with help from the Pinnacle Housing Group and "Moving Lives of Kids (MLK) Community Mural Project" at Kings Terrace community soccer field in Opa-locka on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013. Max Reed / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD