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Rooted In A Public-Private Partnership

The 14th Street project, in progress.

We’d like to thank Meg Turner — local landscape designer, owner of M. Turner Landscapes and a friend of Capital Trees — for writing this detailed look at Richmond’s 14th Street Corridor. Meg shares a recap and keen insights into our successful partnership with the City of Richmond, the true launchpad for all the momentum we’re riding today.

“In 2011, the City of Richmond and Capital Trees formed a public/private partnership and transformed a city gateway paved in concrete into an inviting green passageway that cools the urban core, cleans the urban air, and reduces pollutants from the stormwater flowing into the James River…”

Read Meg’s blog in its entirety on Trees Virginia.