City of Prattville Celebrates Arbor Day 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Jamie Moncrie, (334) 361-3609

DATE: February 14, 2011

The City of Prattville will observe Arbor Day on Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at the Autauga-Prattville Public Library, 254 Doster Street. The observance will include reading of the Arbor Day Proclamation by Mayor Bill Gillespie and planting of five overcup oaks (Quercus lyrata Walt.) donated by Plantation Tree Company.

Once again, the Alabama Forestry Commission has generously provided over two thousand tree seedlings for free distribution at the Arbor Day event. Tree varieties available include bald cypress, beauty berry, chickasaw plum, chinese dogwood, crepe myrtle green ash japanese maple, oaks (live, nuttall, sawtooth and shumard), red bud, red maple, river birch, and white mulberry.

ARBOR DAY 2011
Tuesday, February 22, 2011
Autauga-Prattville Public Library
254 Doster Street
10:00 a.m.

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