Grand Rapids getting new trees along some city streets

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The city is getting a little greener, just in time for Arbor Day.

The Grand Rapids Urban Forest Project is planting trees in and around Mulick Park on the southeast side of Grand Rapids.  Over 150 trees are ready to be planted, lining the streets in the neighborhood around the park.

The trees will be planted by Urban Forest Project staff, citizen foresters and a number of volunteers.  Organizers say this will be one of the largest volunteer plantings ever done in Grand Rapids.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

1 Comment

  • Bob

    It would be nice if the city would take care of the trees they already have. The city has neglected the city’s trees for years. It’s time they start taking care of the canopy they already have.