21st Neighborhood Tree Planting

By Mike Damal
Cross-posted from the Flea newsletter

On Saturday October 21st Brent Hay, Girard Kinney, Mike Sullivan, and Mike
Damal continued the Cherrywood fall tree planting tradition, by delivering/planting 18 trees. This was the 21st year of planting, giving us a grand total of 676 trees planted with this program. No doubt throughout the years some of these trees have not survived, but it has made a huge contribution to the neighborhood. There is hardly a street in Cherrywood that has not benefited . Proceeds from this program benefit Cherrywood Green—this year $325 has been raised in addition to the cost some perennials and a replacement for a diseased oak tree at the Green. This is just more reinforcement to continue to plant new trees in Cherrywood, to preserve our wonderful tree canopy!

Cherrywood tree planting, fall 2014

Mike Sullivan and Mike Damal before the 2014 tree planting

Jennifer Potter-Miller

About Jennifer Potter-Miller

Chair, Friends of Patterson Park, Social Media Chair, Maplewood Elementary School PTA, and Content Editor, Flea newsletter

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