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Several awarded at 29th annual Urban Forestry Awards Luncheon

  • 3/26/2019 1:11:00 PM
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WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- On Wednesday, April 3, seven awards will be presented to individuals and groups for their work involving and improving urban forestry.

The awards will be presented at the 29th Annual Urban Forestry Awards Luncheon at the Sheraton in West Des Moines. 

The following recipients will be recognized:

  • Jeanette Hario of Des Moines, Outstanding Volunteer
  • Lyle Jensen of Marshalltown, Outstanding Volunteer
  • Josh Worrell of Coralville, Outstanding Professional
  • Tab Ray of Waverly, Outstanding Professional
  • Story City Trees Forever, Outstanding Community Organization
  • Project GREEN of Iowa City, Outstanding Community Organization
  • Nevada Central Elementary School, Outstanding Youth Project/Program

Full details on each individual award and photographs of each can be requested by reaching out to Emma Hanigan at 515-249-1732 or Emma.Hanigan@dnr.iowa.gov