Reforest the Bluegrass

The 2018 event will be held 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 14, at Veterans Park, 650 Southpoint Drive.

Our accomplishments

  • More than 185 acres of floodplains restored
  • More than 15,500 volunteers involved
  • More than 136,000 tree seedlings planted
  • Around 65% first-year survival rates
  • Fewer than $150,000 of local government funds spent
  • More than $110,000 private funds raised
  • If plantings had been contracted out, they would have cost $1 million.

Sponsors

LEAD SPONSORS:
Sekisui
Kentucky American Water
Kentucky Utilities
Lexmark
Fortune Collision 

OTHER SPONSORS:
Baker Iron and Metal
Keep Lexington Beautiful
LEPC
Big Beaver Tree Service
Environmental Commission
US Forest Service
Kentucky Division of Forestry

PARTNERING CITY DIVISIONS:
Environmental Services
Parks & Recreation
Streets and Roads
Waste Management
Water Quality

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