Posts by Lisa Jones

Trees Winnipeg News Releases & Media Advisory

September 21, 2020 12:11 pm by Lisa Jones 0 comments

Trees Winnipeg Launches Fall ReLeaf Program August 25, 2020 – Trees Winnipeg is pleased to introduce ReLeaf Program this fall. Four different tree packages are now available for sale online in the organization’s fifth annual Winnipeg ReLeaf Tree Planting Program. ReLeaf is the largest and longest-running consumer program for tree seedlings in Winnipeg. Read Full…

ReLeaf Tree Planting Program Pick Up

September 6, 2020 12:39 pm by Lisa Jones 0 comments

On Saturday, September 26, 2020, Trees Winnipeg will be celebrating the end of National Forest Week with our ReLeaf tree pick-up. ReLeaf Tree Planting Program participants will pick up their trees at 2050 Chevrier Blvd from between 9:00 am to 11:30 am. Are you interested in volunteering for the ReLeaf Tree Planting Program? We are…

Trees Winnipeg News Stories

August 22, 2020 3:10 pm by Lisa Jones

Tree Winnipeg’s ReLeaf program launches fall effort to get tree seedlings planted in city August 30, 2020 – A Winnipeg not-for-profit working to see a million new trees planted in the city over the next two decades is doubling its efforts to get tree seedlings into the hands of budding back-yard arborists this year. Read…

Arbor Day is Going Online

April 16, 2020 4:59 pm by Lisa Jones 0 comments

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, our annual Arbor Day event has been cancelled. But you can still celebrate online with us by sharing your favorite tree story on social media, nominating a Heritage Tree, or planting a tree! For more information on how to participate click here.

Are All Arboricultural Services Essential Services?

April 7, 2020 11:04 am by Lisa Jones

April 1st all non-essential services in Manitoba shut their doors to the public for two weeks.  The Public Health Act acknowledges arboriculture as an essential service. Services performed by the arboriculture industry require highly trained expertise and some of the work performed relates directly to public safety and safe operations of buildings and residences.  However,…