COLLIN COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) – Good news for the environment in Collin County. The city of Plano is giving away free trees for residents to plant at their homes.
The City is working with the Texas Trees Foundation to educate the public about the social, economic, environmental, and health benefits that trees and urban forestry provide.READ MORE: College Basketball's NIT To Be Played In North Texas
Plano residents can sign up to receive one tree at no cost. Registration is on a first come, first serve basis and only Plano residents are eligible.READ MORE: Third Stimulus Check: How Could The Economic Relief Package Put More Money In Your Pocket?
The tree selection includes:MORE NEWS: The Pandemic Closed Them, But On Monday Apple Reopened All 270 Of Its US Stores
- Chinquapin oak
- Mexican white oak
- Texas Redbud
- Desert Willow
- Autumn Blaze Red Maple
For those who register in time, tree pickup will be on Saturday, October 24, 2020. Residents must bring the confirmation email with their tree selection with them.