OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — In honor of Arbor Day this Friday, the City of Omaha Parks and Recreation Department is holding a celebration and calling on volunteers to take part in a park cleanup event.
The cleanup event will be at Hillsborough Park, located at 4573 North 138th Street, from 9-10 a.m. If you’re interested in volunteering, visit https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080545adac29a0f94-arbor to signup.
At 9:30, several speakers will address the celebration.
Expected speakers include:
- The City of Omaha Forester
- John Wynn Sr.
- City Councilmember Aimee Melton
- Mayor Jean Stothert
Mayor Stothert will read a special proclamation, commemorating the event — followed by a tree planting with help from children from Fullerton Elementary school.