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Earth Days 2016
Green Your City with One Million Trees

Apr 20, 2016

The City of Mississauga is hosting its annual One Million Trees planting event as part of Earth Days 2016. The event will include a tree planting, a neighbourhood tree tour, activities and exhibitor booths.

One Million Trees Earth Days 2016
Enjoy free outdoor activities, including:

  • tree planting with Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) and Evergreen
  • neighbourhood tree tour with Local Enhancement & Appreciation of Forests (LEAF)
  • activities with Ecosource and Association for Canadian Education Resources (ACER)
  • exhibitor booths

Saturday, April 23, 2016
9 a.m. - noon

9:30 a.m. - Opening remarks
9:45 a.m. - Photo-op
10 a.m. - Tree planting and activities
11 a.m. - Neighbourhood tree tour

Heatherleigh Park
5284 Heatherleigh Ave.
Mississauga, Ontario

Councillor Chris Fonseca, Ward 3
Councillor Ron Starr, Ward 6
Councillor Matt Mahoney, Ward 8 & Environmental Advisory Committee Chair
Councillor George Carlson, Ward 11
Omar Alghabra, MP Mississauga Centre

To learn more about One Million Trees, visit

For more information about Earth Days 2016, visit






Media Contact
Christopher Tham
Public Relations Coordinator
City of Mississauga
905-615-3200, ext. 5934