The NYS Urban Forestry Council is pleased to announce available funding for communities to plant large specimen trees or a grove of trees in a prominent location within the community. Communities in New York State that have been a Tree City USA for at least the past five consecutive years can apply for up to $1,000. Funding has been provided by the New York State Urban Forestry Council and the USDA Forest Service.

  • Planting projects must be scheduled for the Fall of 2023
  • Applications are due (postmarked if mailing) by August 30, 2023
  • Award recipients will be notified by mid-September 2023

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