City Asks Lincoln Residents To Help Water Street Trees

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

The City of Lincoln is asking residents who live near recently planted street trees to help water them.

The recent heat and the lack of rain can harm trees planted over the past few years.

City Parks and Recreation Director Lynn Johnson says supplemental water is essential to the establishment of young street trees.

He says the city hopes residents will adopt recently planted street trees and provide them with water weekly during the first few growing seasons.

The young trees need about 10 gallons of water each week.

KOLN-TV Call: (402) 467-4321 Toll-free: 1-800-475-1011 840 North 40th Lincoln, NE 68503 Email: KGIN-TV Call: (308) 382-6100 123 N Locust Street Grand Island, NE 68802 Email: KSNB-TV Toll free 888-475-1011 123 N. Locust St. Grand Island, NE 68802 Email :
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 161801585 -
Gray Television, Inc.