Lexington is Top Tree City

LEXINGTON, Neb.- The city of Lexington has been named the best tree caretaker in Nebraska.

“It’s clear that Lexington has been improving the way they care for their community forest by attending tree care workshops and demonstrating best practices in planting and tree care,” said State Forester Forester Amy Seilers of Nebraska.

Assistant City Manager Dennis Burnside accepted the award on behalf of the City at a ceremony at the state capitol.

The award was given by the Nebraska Community Forestry Council.