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Tree Friendly Community

Delaware’s “Tree-Friendly Community Program” honors communities and homeowner associations committed to protecting and enhancing our state’s urban forest resources. These are the

A community can qualify for the honor by accomplishing three (3) of the following:

  1. perform an annual ceremony to promote community forests
  2. complete a tree project that enhances existing urban forests
  3. develop a community forestry management plan
  4. adopt a community tree ordinance that protects trees
  5. form a tree commission or tree board that serves as the guiding body for tree-related decisions
  6. have a tree budget of $1 per residential household.Click here to download a  Tree Friendly Application now.
    For more information, contact Michael Martini at (302) 659-6704 or email at Michael.Martini@state.de.us.

    Community Level County
    Alapocas Bronze New Castle
    Beech Hill Bronze New Castle
    Carrcroft Bronze New Castle
    Edenridge I & II Platinum New Castle
    Fairthorne Bronze New Castle
    Historic Penn Farms Bronze New Castle
    Tavistock Platinum New Castle
    Westover Hills A Platinum New Castle
    Westover Hills C Platinum New Castle
    Wilmington & Brandywine Cemetery Silver New Castle
    Woodbroke Civic Association Bronze New Castle
    Champions’ Club Bronze Kent
    Spring Meadows Community Bronze Kent
    Bayside Tunnell Community Silver Sussex
    Baywood Tunnell Community Silver Sussex
    Creekside Tunnell Community Silver Sussex
    Coveside Tunnell Community Silver Sussex
    Dockside Tunnell Community Silver Sussex
    Lakeside Tunnell Community Silver Sussex
    Seaside Tunnell Community Silver Sussex
    Meadows at Old Landing Bronze Sussex
    Canal Pointe Single Family HOA Bronze Sussex
    Sterling Cooper Bronze Sussex