Sustainable Verona

The City of Verona created a Sustainability Task Force in 2020 to help promote ideas around a Sustainable City. This website and other links from this website are to help empower residents with knowledge, skills, and tools to promote a sustainable lifestyle. Click on the icons below to learn more information about each topic. 

Trees

Tree City USA flag image Opens in new windowThe Arbor Day Foundation has awarded communities as Tree Cities since 1976 in an effort to provide framework for communities to manage and expand their public trees. As of 2019, Verona has been a Tree City for 25 years. To have Tree City status a community must meet four requirements, which are maintaining a tree board or department, having a community tree ordinance, spending at least $2 per capita on urban forestry and celebrating Arbor Day. Visit the Arbor Day Foundation website for more information on Tree City USA.   

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