Milwaukee, WI (July 1, 2002)- Greening Milwaukee is a non-profit organization that evolved from the Mayor’s Beautification Committee. It was established in 1996 by Preston D. Cole, City Forester, to promote greening activities that would improve the urban environment, educate and train citizens, and increase community wealth.
Greening Milwaukee works to increase the number of trees in the area through a variety of projects, such as:
* Mayor’s Landscape Awards
* Tree Gift Program
* Adopt-a-Tree Initiative
* Greening Milwaukee Schools Program
For more information, visit Greening Milwaukee.