TRIM Grant Awarded from Missouri Department of Conservation
The City of Manchester has received a Tree Resource Improvement and Maintenance (TRIM) Grant! This grant will be used for a parks system tree inventory, planting of native species trees and shrubs, and creation of tree-related education cards. Funding for this project was made available through the Missouri Department of Conservation. Thank you, MDC!
Tree City USA and Growth Award Recognition
The City of Manchester is excited to announce it was recertified in 2019 as a Tree City USA community and achieved its first Growth Award as presented by the Arbor Day Foundation. The Growth Award recognizes communities for higher levels of tree care through increased commitment of resources to urban forestry management. The City shares the Arbor Day Foundation’s corporate mission “to inspire people to plant, nurture, and celebrate trees”.
To find out more about Manchester Tree City USA and Growth Award recognition you can visit the Arbor Day Foundations website at www.arborday.org