Category Archives: Old Hill

Verizon Wireless and UMass Help Regreen Plant Trees at Harriett Tubman Park

On Wednesday, October 12th, volunteers from Verizon Wireless joined Regreen Springfield and the City of Springfield Forestry Division in planting new trees at Harriett Tubman Park, in the Old Hill Neighborhood of the city.  The new trees, paid for through … Continue reading

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Hot, Dry Weather Continues

The Springfield area is severe drought situation, and it looks like it will be continuing through the remainder of the year.  This summer, we are down nearly 3 inches from normal rainfall levels.
What this means is that trees planted this year, … Continue reading

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Forest Park Arboretum Volunteer Continue Work in Forest Park

Over the past few weeks, community volunteers working at ‘Arboretum Assistants’ have mapped and gathered information on over 100 new trees in Forest Park, which now brings the total to nearly 300 trees.  The location information, along with the tree … Continue reading

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