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City Celebrates Arbor Day


Last updated 4/30/2018 at 2:15pm

Ray Adams

In celebration of its 150th birthday this year and Arbor Day, the city of Brevard held the ceremony of its 39th Tree City USA Growth Award.

Pisgah Forest Elementary School students and staff, city of Brevard officials and N.C. Forest Service officials were on hand last Thursday to celebrate Arbor Day and the Tree City USA Growth Award, which was established in 1976 by the Arbor Day Foundation to recognize communities, such as Brevard, that show higher levels of tree care. This is the city's 39th year.

As well as city and school officials, Frank "Buster" Rogers, the county ranger w...

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