Tree City USA program brings benefits to Sabetha

This year’s Sabetha Tree Giveaway was small in scale but it provides big in benefits. Though only three trees were given away — a substantial decrease from previous years — Sabetha still receives benefits. The tree giveaway qualifies our small town’s participation in a National Tree City USA program, in cooperation with the Kansas Forest Service and national sponsor the “Arbor Day Foundation.”

The Tree City USA program provides direction, assistance and national recognition for your community. It’s the framework for a healthy, sustainable urban forestry program in your town. Here is list of substantial benefits.

(Read more: Sabetha Herald)