Posted: Mon, April 2 2012 at 8:07 AM, Updated: Mon, April 2 2012 at 8:08 AM
Monday marks the first day of Arbor week here in Oregon.
54 Oregon cities will be recognized as "Tree City USA" communities-- Including many here in the Rogue Valley. Medford, Ashland, Talent, Eagle Point, and Klamath Falls will all be recognized.
"Tree City USA" is a program that recognizes cities that develop programs to plant and care for trees, sponsored by the Oregon Department of Forestry.