Tree City USA—Sterling Communities

A community earning 10 Growth Awards is recognized as a Sterling Tree City USA. Sterling communities are regarded as leaders in community forestry and are often looked upon as innovators.

Sterling Communities by State

Alabama

City Awarded
Mountain Brook 2011

Arizona

City Awarded
Lake Havasu City 2011

Colorado

City Awarded
Fort Carson 2011

Florida

City Awarded
Deland 2011
Hollywood 2011

Illinois

City Awarded
Country Club Hills 2011
Mount Prospect 2011
Palos Hills 2011
Westmont 2011
Wheeling 2011

Iowa

City Awarded
Cedar Rapids 2011
Centerville 2011
Spencer 2011

Massachusetts

City Awarded
Wellesley 2011

Missouri

City Awarded
Chesterfield 2011

New Mexico

City Awarded
Roswell 2011

North Carolina

City Awarded
New Bern 2011

Oklahoma

City Awarded
Ardmore 2011

Texas

City Awarded
Allen 2011

Virginia

City Awarded
Luray 2011

West Virginia

City Awarded
Parkersburg 2011

Wisconsin

City Awarded
Algoma 2011

View By Year

See the list of Sterling Community designations for each year the award was given.

Year Communities
2013 18
2012 26
2011 22
2010 14
2009 28
2008 23
2007 21
2006 25
2005 26
2004 28
2003 17
2002 30
2001 22
2000 27

Tree City USA is an Arbor Day Foundation program in cooperation with:
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