You may have already been solicited by Friends of Trees. Or maybe you haven’t, because you assumed that knocking on the door was Comcast or some sketch ball seeing what hours of the day you’re typically home. If you were lucky enough to catch the tree mongers–otherwise known as Friends of Trees, also known as Portland Purveyor of Trees and general canopy-builders–you’d know that residents of Foster-Powell are in for a little treat this year: free trees. Correction: free tree. Only one. Still, that’s at least a $35 cost saved for you…and a whole ecosystem saved for everyone else.
So get one.
Here’s the rundown from one of our readers/neighbor/tree person, Jennifer Karps: