Tree Canopy Enhancement Program

Congratulations! Your yard or right of way may be a perfect place for a free tree from the City of St. Augustine. The city’s tree canopy enhancement program application will be online June 1. Here is the link to the information and application:

Please fill out all info as the program is first come first serve. Many will apply, few will be chosen. This popular program will run out of trees quickly. Don’t be left out! Fill out the simple online application form so that a city official can get ahold of you and look at your property. The city will work with you to put the right tree in the right place. The city’s priority is to throw some shade on streets and sidewalks Trees equal shade, lower temperatures and clean the air.

That was the simple part, this is the hard part. “The true meaning of life is to plant trees; under whose shade you do not expect to sit. “Quoted by anonymous. Thanks Boomers, Gen X, Millennials and of course the Greatest Generation who probably planted the trees that we see today!