Regreening Upper Hill

Poor Brook – Off to the Great Outdoors Adventures

Click Here for more details on the Poor Brook programs.

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Heritage Tree Tours of Springfield

pictureTake a tour of Springfield’s neighborhoods to see some of the largest and most beautiful trees in the city.

Regreen Springfield and the City of Springfield, in partnership with the USDA Forest Service, the Greening the Gateway Cities Program and the Massachusetts Dept of Conservation and Recreation invite you to take some time to look around Springfield and experience a whole new world… just by looking up and around you… as you travel through the city’s neighborhoods.

A heritage tree, as defined by the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR), is a tree that:

  • Measures more than 32 inches in diameter at breast height (DBH) or 100.45 inches in circumference
    or
  • Has a documented cultural and/or historical significance.

Heritage Tree Tours for the following neighborhoods are now available online.  Click on the neighborhood below to take a look. The following neighborhood tours are available:

Museum District –  Click Here
McKnight, Upper Hill, and Old Hill – Click Here
Court Square District – Click Here

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Fall Foliage Tree Celebration at Gunn Square

squareBlock Party in the Square (Gunn Square, Springfield, MA)

Join us for a free old fashioned barbecue, entertainment and giveaways for the whole family! Have some fun and engage in your community!
Hosted by Regreen Springfield and Greening the Gateway Cities Springfield, this neighborhood event will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2019 from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

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