Arbor Day Foundation Names Park Ridge Tree City USA
The City of Park Ridge has been named a 2012 Tree City USA for its commitment to effective urban forest management. This is the 29th year that the City has earned this national designation.
The Tree City USA program is sponsored by the Arbor Day Foundation, in partnership with the United States Forest Service and the National Association of State Foresters.
Cleaner air, improved storm water management, energy savings, increased property values, and commercial activity are among the benefits enjoyed by Tree City USA communities.