A greener Detroit means more trees in our public parks and better air quality.
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By: Jacento, 8th Grade
Teacher: Kimberly Finley, Bates Academy, Detroit
Theme: General Place-Based Education, Community Appreciation
Love this project!!! Thanks for all of your public advocacy! I know it takes some courage speak out like this! What’s your next step? —Dr. Ethan Lowenstein (Director, SEMIS Coalition)
More trees are important! Keep up the good work!
Awesome plan Jacento! I agree, we do need more trees planted in Detroit.
Are you hoping to start doing this this year? Wondering what parks you are hoping to start with