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City to Celebrate Arbor Day
Thursday, April 17, 2014

Colorado Springs, CO - Please join the City of Colorado Springs, Colorado State Forest Service, Colorado Springs Utilities, and our community partners for next week’s Arbor Day ceremony.

Date: Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Place: Alamo Square Park - Pioneers Museum, staged at the pavilion on the south side of the museum. 

Mayor Steve Bach will accept the “Tree City USA” award from Andrew Schlosberg of Colorado State Forest Service, and will participate in the ceremonial tree planting.

Colorado Springs celebrates its 37th year as a “Tree City USA,” and for the 19th consecutive year Colorado Springs Utilities has been named a “Tree Line USA” utility.

These awards recognize our City’s commitment to maintain our beautiful urban forest and assure quality tree care in our community.