In addition to being beautiful, properly placed trees shade your home in summer and block the wind in winter. you may order up to two trees. Trees must be picked up on Saturday, April 29th, between 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. at Harrah's Casino, 1 Harrah's Blvd., Council Bluffs.
Any trees not picked up by 10:30am on distribution day will be considered a donation to Pottawattamie County Conservation. In the event that additional trees are available on distribution day, they will be released for purchase at 8:30am on a first-come/first-served basis or until all trees are sold.
Trees are non-refundable, exchange cannot be accepted, and plant material is under no warranty and/or guarantee. For maximum energy savings, plant shade trees within 30 feet of the east and west of your home. Plant evergreens as a windbreak on the north and west of your home. Contact Iowa One Call at 1-800-292-8989 or online at least three business days before you dig. They’ll send someone to locate underground utility lines for you. This is a free service.
A total of 300 trees are available to purchase. Shade trees are five to eight feet tall in seven to 10-gallon containers. Conifers and ornamentals are two to four feet tall in three to seven-gallon containers.
Purchases can only be made online, and forms must be completed by April 24.
The following trees are available for the 2023 program.
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