Please join us for a tree planting in Heritage Forest and Gardens (along Garbers Church Road) on Saturday, October 27. We will meet at a central location in Heritage Forest and Gardens to give out supplies and provide instructions, and then we'll plant 32 trees!
Please join us for a tree planting at Thomas Harrison Middle School (along West Market St) on Wednesday, October 24. We will meet at a central location at Thomas Harrison Middle School to give out supplies and provide instructions, and then we'll plant 20 trees!
Please join us for a stream clean up in Purcell Park on Saturday, September 15.
Please join us for a stream clean up in downtown Harrisonburg on Thursday, August 30.
The community is invited to learn about the health and extent of Harrisonburg’s urban forest canopy, review strategies for best management of the canopy, and find out how trees play a role in reducing stormwater runoff.
Citizens are invited to attend the open house at Thomas Harrison Middle School to learn more about the stormwater projects and how the school will use stormwater utility fee funds to improve local water quality and meet federal and state requirements.
The Environmental Performance Standards Advisory Committee provides guidance and recommendations to City Council in the establishment of environmental performance standards for public development and redeveloipment projects, and will encourage the private sector to meet these standards as well.
Join us at Court Square Theater for a free event and film highlighting the value of urban trees and a threat posed by the Emerald Ash Borer, an invasive species which is targeting all Ash trees in our community.
City staff will host an open house meeting in Council Chambers for the public to see the plans for the I-81 exit 245 (Port Republic Road) realignment project.
Public Works is offering assistance to property owners who would like to apply for the Stormwater Utility Fee credit program. The workshops will be held at two locations on two dates.