Tree City USA

Make the Case to Your Community Leaders

If you’re a community member interested in encouraging your leaders to apply for Tree City USA recognition, a letter or email can help get the conversation started.

The best part? We’ve done most of the work for you! Below is pre-written message that can be sent to your mayor, city sustainability chair, or local politician.

Copy and paste this appeal into a separate document to customize it as you wish, or fill in your personal information below to have us send an email for you.


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

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