Tree City USA

The City of Washburn is proud to be part of the Tree City USA® program for the 3 years. Tree City USA is sponsored by the Arbor Day Foundation in cooperation with the USDA Forest Service and the National Association of State Foresters, provides direction, technical assistance, public attention, and national recognition for urban and community forestry programs in thousands of towns and cities that more than 135 million Americans call home.

The many benefits of being a Tree City include creating a framework for action, education, a positive public image, and citizen pride.

Did you know?

  • There are more than 3400 communities that are currently a Tree City USA.
  • There are more than 500 communities that received a Growth Award.
  • Over 135 million people live in a Tree City USA.


Types of Trees

For more information on Tree City USA click here.