Due to popular demand the Friends of Van Cortlandt Park are pleased to offer community members FREE trees to plant on private property. 150 Trees will be given on a first come first serve basis. The event starts at 11am and lasts till 1pm based on the availability of the trees. This event is open to anyone living within the 5 boroughs. Trees cannot be planted in city parks, on terraces or rooftops, or in tree pits on the street. Information about the species of trees available, planting instructions and care will be available. Each person or community group is allowed one tree while supplies last. Meet at the Friends Compost Site- enter the Park at Broadway and Mosholu Avenue. This event is sponsored by MillionTreesNYC, David Rockefeller, Bloomberg Philanthropies and NYRP.
For more informattion please log onto the following website; http://www.milliontreesnyc.org/html/home/home.shtml