Saturday, April 22 is Earth Day. Help keep Mississauga green during Earth Days 2017 by getting involved in one of the City’s tree-planting events. This year, volunteers will be planting 150 trees in each of Mississauga’s 11 wards to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday and to kick off the One Million Trees Mississauga tree-planting program for 2017.

What:
Earth Day tree plantings

Who:
Mayor and Mississauga Members of Council, local dignitaries and special guests

Date:
Saturday, April 22, 2017

Time:
9:30 a.m. to noon

Where:

Eleven tree-planting locations around Mississauga as outlined below.

Volunteers:
Registration is required to participate in a tree planting event. Register at http://bit.ly/OMTearthday

Cawthra Park (Ward 1)
1399 Cawthra Rd.

Lakeside Park (Ward 2)
2268 Lakeshore Rd. W.

Garnetwood Park (Ward 3)
1996 Rathburn Rd. E.

Mississauga Valley (Ward 4)
1275 Mississauga Valley Blvd.

Victory Park (Ward 5)
3055 Victory Cres.

Riverwood Park (Ward 6)
4190 Riverwood Park Ln.

Richard Jones Park (Ward 7)
181 Whitchurch Mews

John C. Pallett Park (Ward 8)
4550 Glen Erin Dr.

Castlegreen Meadows (Ward 9)
2829 Castlebridge Dr.

Osprey Marsh (Ward 10)
6123 Ninth Ln.

Credit Meadows (Ward 11)
6545 Creditview Rd.
The city’s 2.1 million trees help to filter pollution, increase shade, provide a natural habitat for wildlife, encourage active living and reduce exposure to certain environmental risks.

For more information about Earth Days, visit mississauga.ca/earthdays. For more information about the City’s One Million Trees planting program, visit onemilliontrees.ca.