Clovis Railroad Park Trail Planting Part of NeighborWoods Month Celebrations

Cultivate Diversity: Mix It Up for Healthy NeighborWoods
Sixty trees were damaged due to vandalism on the Clovis Trail. Tree Fresno will replacing the trees with help of the City of Clovis and Volunteers from Pelco’s corporate green team, who raised $750 of thier own money for this project.


Date: October 4, 2008
Time: 8:30 a.m.
Location: Corner of Alluvial & Peach Avenue in Clovis.
Purpose: To celebrate the benefits of trees in the places people live. During National NeighborWoods Month, we want to share the message that planting and caring for trees adds value to our communities. Trees are not just a local concern but a national one as well. Your participation in National NeighborWoods Month not only enhances your community’s health, but also furthers our collective efforts to ensure that everyone gets to live in neighborhoods with trees.
Note: National NeighborWoods Month is part of the National NeighborWoods program, an initiative to re-green North American cities from coast to coast. The National NeighborWoods initiative is a program of the national Alliance for Community Trees in partnership with The Home Depot Foundation.
For Immediate Release Contact:
Karen Maroot
September 29, 2008
Tree Fresno
559-221-5556 ext 103
karenm@treefresno.org
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Related Resources:
Local NeighborWoods Month Event Media Advisory
National NeighborWoods Month Media Advisory