Foley’s Revitalization and Beautification Advisory Board invites the community to the City’s 39th Annual Celebration of Arbor Day. The event will be held at the Coastal Alabama Farmers and Fishermens Market, located at 20733 Miflin Road, at 1:00 P.M. on Saturday, February 29th.
City of Foley recognized as a Tree City, proudly promotes the planting of trees. Trees reduce erosion, cut heating and cooling costs, produce oxygen, provide habitat for wildlife and add beauty to our environment. The Alabama Forestry Commission, Baldwin County Master Gardeners and Certified Arborists will be on hand to answer any questions you have about trees. Boy Scout Troop 77 will assist in the distribution of trees. The top winning posters will be on display from the Arbor Day Poster Contest. The Foley High School Air Force Junior ROTC will do the Presentation of Colors and Home Depot with have a project for the kids to work on. There will be an assortment of trees in one and three gallon containers available, one per family please.
The City of Foley is happy to present a Century Tree Plaque to Ms. Eddie Sue Winter for her Live Oak Tree located at 214 West Orchid Avenue in Foley, Alabama.
Florida Red Flame Maple, River Birch and Loquat Trees will be dedicated and planted in memory of three special people who loved Foley and made the city a better place because of the time they spent here. Dedications will be made in memory of Mrs. Bonnie Donaldson, Mr. Ed Hand and Mr. Ed Bosch.