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Mayor’s Greening Initiative presented by Verizon

The fifth annual Mayor’s Greening Initiative, presented by Verizon, is taking place in the Garfield Park neighborhood! This one-day volunteer event allows community members to make an immediate (and long-lasting)… Read More

Mayor’s Greening Initiative presented by Verizon

The fifth annual Mayor’s Greening Initiative, presented by Verizon, is taking place in the Garfield Park neighborhood! This one-day volunteer event allows community members to make an immediate (and long-lasting)… Read More

Tree Planting Class

If you want to learn how to give young trees their best chance, attend our Tree Planting Class! We will meet virtually via Zoom, so be sure to register!  … Read More

Summer Tree Checklist

summer tree checklist   Have you planted a tree this year?? You are playing a key role in helping our city increase its tree canopy coverage and bring numerous health… Read More

Video: How to Plant a Tree

Join the Urban Forestry team to learn how to plant a tree in your yard!  

Spring Tree Checklist

  Now that the temperatures are rising (with the exception of random snow!), it is time to give your young trees a little attention. Trees need specific care for two years… Read More

Tree Planting Project: Mini Grant Awards!

Join FGRP to help our neighbors plant trees awarded by this year’s Mini Grants! As part of the Urban Forest Project, we’re on a mission to plant 225 trees throughout the city this fall.

Tree Planting Project

Join FGRP and to help our neighbors in the Eastown Community Association plant trees provided by this year’s mini grant! ***We’ll meet at the intersection of Giddings and Thomas St.***… Read More

Tree Planting Project

Join FGRP and other community members to plant trees in the Grand Rapids area! As part of the Urban Forest Project, we’re on a mission to plant 225 trees throughout the city this fall.

Tree Planting Project

Join FGRP and other community members to plant trees in the East Fulton & Midtown areas! ***We will meet at 753 Atwood St NE.*** As part of the Urban Forest Project,… Read More