Tree City USA Designation

The Town of Normal takes great pride in maintaining and expanding the community's vital green infrastructure. Participation in the Tree City USA program provides a perfect opportunity for the Town to recognize the importance of our urban tree canopy. Since 1999, the Town has been designated a Tree City USA community by the National Arbor Day Foundation.

The Town of Normal has continued to achieve Tree City USA recognition by meeting the program's four requirements:
  • The formation of a tree department, who is accountable for the decisions that impact our community trees.
  • A comprehensive tree ordinance, which provides clear guidance for planting, maintaining, and removing trees from streets, parks, and other public spaces.
  • A community forestry program with an annual budget of at least $2 per capita.
  • An annual Arbor Day observance and proclamation.
For more information on the Tree City USA program, please visit their website.
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