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"Tree Power" Giveaway - Nov. 2

When: Saturday, Nov. 2, 7 a.m.
Where: Haskell L. Roach Garden Center, 1221 Spring Creek Drive

Details: The "Tree Power" Free Tree program teams Garland Power & Light with the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department to provide a free tree for Garland residents in an effort to conserve energy and beautify the community.

The "Tree Power" Free Tree program will begin at 7 a.m. Nov. 2 at the Haskell L. Roach Garden Center, located in Winters Park, 1221 Spring Creek Drive. City staff will provide trees until 5 p.m. while supplies last. The supply is limited, so come early.

Garland residents who would like to receive a free tree must provide a Texas driver's license with a Garland address or a City of Garland utility bill. Participants will be directed to line up on the southbound lane of Spring Creek Drive next to Winters Softball Complex. One tree per residence.

The trees available will include 4- to 6-foot-tall Shummard Red Oak, Cedar Elm, Bur Oak, and Live Oak. Planting and care instructions will be provided. For details, call 972-205-3588.