Keeping Albany-Dougherty Beautiful one tree at a time
Sat, 12 Oct 2013 18:48:40 GMT —
Keeping Albany-Dougherty Beautiful one tree at a time.
On Saturday, Executive Director with Keep Albany-Dougherty Beautiful Judy Bowles, says about 15 years ago she received a grant from the city to plant 268 Crape Myrtles along Newton Road.
Now, she and 16 student volunteers with Turner Job Corps are getting out and showing the trees a little love.
She and others are going from tree to tree giving each tree a trim.
Bowles says, "trees are no different from us. We need haircuts and so do they."
She adds that she and volunteers come and trim the trees once a year.
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