Ft. Collins to Celebrate National NeighborWoods Month

Sponsored by The Home Depot Foundation
Ft. Collins, Colo. – October 1, 2006. Trees, Water & People today announced that it will plant/maintain 100 trees as part of their Poudre River Tree Maintenance. This event is one of more than 100 regreening efforts throughout the country being promoted during October, which has been declared National NeighborWoods Month by the national nonprofit, the Alliance for Community Trees (ACT). Trees, Water & People is a member of ACT’s NeighborWoods Network.

This tree maintenance project is in partnership with associates from the local REI store, and will work along the scenic Poudre River.
“It’s great to be working on an important regreening effort at a time when other organizations are doing so as well,” said Elizabeth Mozer. “Part of our goal is to draw attention to the good work being done at the grassroots level all across the country to improve urban and community forests.”
Trees, Water & People’s celebration will take place as follows:
Oct 28, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Poudre River, close to Old Town Ft. Collins.
Read the full Trees, Water and People press release. (PDF)