Time: July 25, 2013 from 8:45am to 1pm Location: Old Historic Armory
Street: Junction of DeQueen & Maple Streets
City/Town: Mena, AR
Website or Map: http://www.arkansastrees.org/…
Phone: 800-958-5865 Event Type: workshop
Organized By: Arkansas Urban Forestry Council This workshop is for mayors, community leaders, municipal representatives, local organizations, and anyone else who is interested in enhancing their community with trees. Properly selected and placed trees can encourage economic development by attracting businesses and visitors, which can ultimately increase a city’s tax base. Learn about a city tree project implemented in Arkansas, how to develop a landscape ordinance and how to design streetscapes. Tree City USA program and benefits of urban trees will be highlighted. Advance registration required. Deadline July 18, 2013. Free registration. See brochure and registration information on website.