Posted: Wed, April 10 2013 at 8:19 AM, Updated: Wed, April 10 2013 at 9:10 AM
Arbor week is in full swing, with five Oregon cities receiving grant money for their outstanding tree care programs.
Rogue River tops the list, receiving a benchmark award for 30 years as a tree city.
Other cities receiving money include Gervais, Gresham, LaGrande and Lake Oswego.
Closer to home, Grants Pass is being recognized for 25 years, and Medford received a growth achievement award from Tree City USA.