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2017 Spring Tree Giveaway

Posted: April 06 2017

Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DATE: April 6, 2017

Contact: Danielle Shasteen
Phone: (479) 271-3122

2017 Spring Tree Giveaway

Bentonville, AR… The City of Bentonville is hosting its sixth consecutive spring tree giveaway. The goal of the giveaway is to increase the city’s overall tree canopy, promote a healthier environment, and improve the physical appearance and visual character of the built environment.

Approximately 400 trees are available to Bentonville residents only, with proof of City of Bentonville utility bill.

Pre-registration is available which enables participants to receive advance verification of Bentonville residency and advance tree reservation for pickup at any time during the event. The limit is two trees per household.

The giveaway is made possible by the city’s Tree & Landscape Advisory Committee and Steuart Walton and Tom Walton through a grant from the Walton Family Foundation.

Event Details

When: Saturday, April 29, 2017

Where: Bentonville Community Center, 1101 SW Citizens Circle

Time: 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Available Tree Species Include: 3 gallon Redbud; 3 gallon Sawtooth Oak; 3 gallon Chinese Pistache; 3 gallon Bald Cypress; 3 gallon Amur Maple; 5 gallon Willow Oak

Event Website: The event website, including details and pre-registration, will be available on April 12th. Please visit the city website for the link: http://www.bentonvillear.com/departments/planning-department/boards-commissions/tree-landscape-advisory-committee/

Contact: For questions, please contact Danielle Shasteen, Senior Planner at (479) 271-3122 or dshasteen@bentonvillear.com

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