Sat, May 9, 2009
Forman has been named a Tree City USA community by the Arbor Day Foundation to honor its commitment to community forestry. It is the 18th year Forman has received this national recognition. The Tree City USA program is sponsored by the Arbor Day Foundation in cooperation with the National Association of State Foresters and the USDA Forest Service.
Forman has met the four standards to become a Tree City USA community:
- having a tree board or department
- a tree care ordinance
- a comprehensive community forestry program
- an Arbor Day observance and proclamation