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Polk City, Iowa

City of Polk City Receives the Tree City USA Growth Award

by jgschreier 4/21/2015

The National Arbor Day Foundation and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources – Forestry Bureau are proud to announce that the City of Polk City  has received the 2014 Tree City USA Growth Award at the 25th Annual Community Forestry Awards Luncheon, held at the Stoney Creek Inn on April 9, 2015.  
 
State Forester Paul Tauke commented, “The Tree City USA Growth award is a symbol for communities who have made a commitment to the management of public trees.”  The city of Polk City has provided an outstanding example for other Iowa communities, by enhancing our forest resources and demonstrating the great value of trees in providing multiple benefits for future generations.
 
Polk City was one of 17 Iowa communities to qualify for Tree City USA Growth status. To receive the award a city must meet four minimum requirements in the following categories: 1) Education and Public Relations, 2) Partnerships, 3) Planning and Management, and 4) Tree Planting and Maintenance.

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