Hendersonville Public Works Director Tom Wooten wasted no time putting up street signs in the seventh Bee City USA in the nation. As part of their first National Pollinator Week celebration, the city held a press event to make the public aware of the city's new commitment to establishing more pollinator friendly habitat. Read the story here in the Hendersonville Lightening.
The Hendersonville Tree Board has organized efforts to plant 130 trees along Bearcat Loop leading to Hendersonville Elementary and Middle schools and along Upward Road at Spartanburg Highway. Many of those are native flowering trees that support pollinators.
Header photo by: Nancy Lee Adamson
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