Do you have an idea for a project that would improve your community and the environment? Then check out this opportunity! The City of Portland’s Environmental Services can help fund your ideas for planting trees and native plants on private property owned by individuals, businesses, nonprofits, schools, and places of worship within the Kenton, Piedmont, and Portsmouth Neighborhoods.
Project ideas may include:
• Planting trees and plants in your yard and encouraging neighbors to join you.
• Installing a rain garden or native plants at a place of worship, business, non-profit, or school.
• Removing pavement and replacing it with trees or plants.
• Engaging your community group in watershed education opportunities.
To learn more about how Environmental Services can fund your project, write firstname.lastname@example.org or call 503-823-8209. Here’s the application you would need to complete.