NE Grants Available to Plant Shade Trees

Posted 1 year ago

By Scott Carlson

shade-tree(AP) — Grant funds are available for communities and organizations that wish to plant shade trees.

The application deadline is Oct. 1 for Trees for Nebraska Towns grant funds.

About $250,000 in grants is available this year. The money is provided by the Nebraska Environmental Trust, a beneficiary of the Nebraska Lottery.

Application forms are available online at retreenebraska@unl.edu. Contact Kendall Weyers at 402-472-6693 or kweyers2@unl.edu for more information.