The City of St. Regis Park was first incorporated in 1953.
Values of the City of St. Regis Park
The city values trees as an important natural resource
The city values the biological diversity of trees, and their role in providing air, water, and soil protection, filtering pollutants, and providing habitat
The city values well-selected and maintained trees to contribute to property values and decreased energy costs
Therefore, the City of St. Regis Park establishes a Tree Board.
Vision Statement of the St. Regis Park Tree Board:
Our vision is a city that is known for the value it places on maintaining a variety of trees, developing a healthy tree canopy, and replanting lost trees.
Mission Statement of the St. Regis Park Tree Board:
The Tree Board and its city arborist support the mayor and city council in providing information, education, and incentives for maintaining existing trees, developing a healthy tree canopy, and planting new trees.
The Arbor Day Foundation is an amazing resource for learning everything you need to know about trees: how, when, and where to plant, mulch, and fertilize; how to select a tree; they even sell small trees to support their work.
Trees are Good is an “educational website providing homeowners and other tree owners with reliable information regarding the benefits of trees and how to properly care for trees in an urban environment.”
Inspiriting blog about trees and their value to our world!