City of Montgomery Celebrates Trees

Posted by on Jul 25, 2016 in Taking Root Partners

City of Montgomery Celebrates Trees

Each month in the Montgomery Bulletin you will see, “Where in Montgomery is Terry?” And what type of tree is he near? Terry Willenbrink is Montgomery’s City Arborist/Public Works Supervisor. He has worked for the Public Works Department for the City of Montgomery since June 1986 as well as in various capacities in the department as equipment operator, foreman of paver walk installation crew, Parks & Beautification supervisor, and City arborist. He holds a...

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TR Wins National Award

Posted by on Jul 7, 2016 in Awards, Make a Difference Day

TR Wins National Award

On October 24th 2015 Taking Root held its first annual Make a Difference Day Event. Together with over 400 volunteers making up 32 teams we planted 1,096 trees in 21 communities throughout the region. Our project was one of 10 projects chosen nationwide to receive a $10,000 grant from the Make a Difference Day Foundation! This year, we plan to make the event even bigger. If you would like to get involved, consider attending one of our free classes at the Civic Garden Center...

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