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Moline, Ill. city leaders have approved using video gaming funds for park projects, including cleaning up a local cemetery.

A section at the top of the hill in Riverside Cemetery is eroding and there's a plan to stabilize the hill by repairing its drainage system.

Moline leaders have approved a contract for the project, with a price tag of around $45,000.

Money from video gaming will also go to playgrounds and park maintenance.

Parks department officials say engineers have completed some work on the drainage system.

The rest of the project will be on the 2014 capital improvement plan for council approval.