The City of Grand Junction is celebrating Arbor Day by offering free tree seedlings. Grand Junction residents can request two seedlings that will be delivered to their home address by Forestry Board volunteers and city staff beginning on Wednesday, April 19, 2023. Residents can select the type of tree seedling they would like and make their request online. Supplies are limited and requests are filled on a first-come-first-served basis.
The annual Arbor Day celebration will take place during the Southwest Arbor Fest starting at 9 a.m. in Lincoln Park on Saturday, April 22, 2023. Seedlings will also be available that day at the entrance to the Lincoln Park pool.