Greater City Providence

Tree planting season is here


Photo by Kathryn Laferte for the Providence Neighborhood Tree Planting Program

The Providence Neighborhood Tree Planting Program has upcoming tree planting events on April 14th and 21st:

SATURDAY April 14th
8:15am: Transit/Hope/George Power & Hope Williams/Governor
12:15pm: Brook Street
1:00pm: Pitman/Waterman Salvation Army
70 Trees

SATURDAY April 21st
8:30am: 50 Pembroke Street
10:30am: Corner of Tell and Knight Streets
10:30am: Westminster Street
1:15pm: Third Street
42 Trees

There will also be a planting on Arbor Day, April 27th. Check The Providence Neighborhood Tree Planting Program for details.

Getting out and planting trees is a good way to meet your neighbors and of course a great way to help the environment and make the city a generally better place to live. For more information on this spring’s tree plantings and how to request tree plantings on you street, please visit The Providence Neighborhood Tree Planting Program.

Jef Nickerson

Jef is Greater City Providence's co-founder, editor, and publisher. He grew up on Cape Cod and lived in Boston; Portland, Maine; and New York before settling in Providence. In addition to urbanism, Jef is interested in art, design, and ice cream. Please feel free to contact Jef if you have any question or comments about Greater City Providence.

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