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The Ricketts Environmental Excellence (TREE) Program Grant Application

  1. CONTACT INFORMATION
  2. PLANTING INFORMATION
  3. Please provide a brief description of your preferred planting location that is visible from the right-of-way (e.g., front and side yards). A flag will be placed in the approximate location; please adjust it accordingly.
  4. TREE SELECTION
    Select only one. If you would like to apply for multiple trees, please submit a separate application for each tree.
  5. UNDERSTORY
  6. CANOPY
  7. AGREEMENT
  8. Submission of this application constitutes an agreement to the following conditions.
  9. (A) The property owner and/or authorized applicant/donor agrees to pay $125.00 of tree acquisition cost incurred for his/her property; the Greenspace Conservation Commission agrees to pay the remainder of said costs from The Ricketts Environmental Trust (T.R.E.E.); and the City of Madison agrees to provide the labor for tree installation;

  10. (B) The property owner agrees to indemnify the City and its agents and employees access to his/her property for the purpose of tree installation;
  11. (C) The property owner agrees to maintain TREE program tree(s) in a healthy condition for the tree(s) natural life span (Note: A water bag will be supplied during tree installation.); and
  12. (D) The property owner understands that no tree purchase(s) and/or planting(s) shall occur prior to the submittal of cash or check for the acquisition cost(s) stated in a notification lesser issued at the end of the year’s application cycle.
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