Fredericksburg, Iowa – A partnership with Trees Forever and Black Hills Energy to plant trees in Fredericksburg. The project is intended to help save energy, improve air quality and reduce storm water runoff.
The tree-planting project is possible through the statewide Power of Trees Forever organization , which is a partnership between the non-profit Trees Forever organization and Black Hills Energy.
Black Hills Energy adds hundreds of trees to schools, parks and neighborhoods through partnerships with local volunteers.
Fredericksburg was awarded a grant of $2,000 for the trees.
Organizers are looking for volunteers in Fredericksburg to help plant and care for the trees. For more information contact Cindy Lantow at 563-237-5725.
More information about the Power of Trees program can be found online at treesforever.org.