Tree City USA

Print
Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

Did you know that for the past twenty seven years, the City of Appleton has been named a Tree City USA by the National Arbor Day Foundation? Appleton is also the recipient of a Tree City USA Growth Award for demonstrating progress in its community forestry program, recognizing environmental improvement and higher levels of tree care. As a Tree City USA, Appleton must meet the criteria of four standards:

  • A tree department (Public Works Department) 
  • A tree care ordinance 
  • A comprehensive community forestry program 
  • An Arbor Day observance 

As a City of Appleton property owner, you can participate in the community forestry program by requesting to have a tree planted on the terrace or boulevard in front of your home or business. You can also request to "donate" a tree or trees to be planted in the park of your choice as a memorial or in honor of a special person. Call (920) 832-5580 for more information. 

The City of Appleton celebrates Arbor Day on the last Friday of April each year. In honor of Arbor Day plant a tree in your yard or contribute to a local beautification project. 

CELEBRATE ARBOR DAY EACH YEAR - PLANT A TREE! 

Forestry Cover Picture