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File #: 21-1895    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Request for approval Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 4/23/2021 In control: Commissioners Court
On agenda: 4/27/2021 Final action:
Title: Request by the Commissioner of Precinct 1 for approval of a donation from Trees For Houston to support a Precinct One tree give-a-way project.
Attachments: 1. 21-1895 -Trees For Houston Letter complete.pdf
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To: Harris County Commissioners Court

Through: Sophie Elsner, Policy, Harris County Precinct One
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Prepared By: Sherea McKenzie, Director, Special Projects, Harris County Precinct One Click or tap here to enter text.

Subject: Donation to Precinct One from Trees For Houston
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Purpose and Request:
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Request by the Commissioner of Precinct 1 for approval of a donation from Trees For Houston to support a Precinct One tree give-a-way project.

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Background and Discussion:
[INSTRUCTIONS: In this section should concisely provide any background and analysis that the Commissioners Court needs to fully understand the action being requested. Please limit background to 3-4 sentences and include any reference to when this item was previously considered by Court. Background should include reference to study or order that led to this item or if the item is a result of compliance with any specific law or statutory requirements.]
Request for approval of a donation from Trees For Houston to support a tree give-a-way project on May 1, 2021 at Precinct One's Hardy Service Center. Trees For Houston, a 501(c)(3), will provide 500 trees, which will be available fFr pick up by individuals members of the public. The trees are free to the public and will be available on a first come basis. The donation value is $6,000.

Trees For Houston's mission is to plant, protect, and promote trees throughout the greater Houston area.


Fiscal Impact:
[INSTRUCTIONS: A short description of the cost of the request and where you are requesting funding from. No more than 2 sentences. In addition please fill out the table below. This includes financial impact to the current fiscal year and subsequent fiscal years along with the source of funding (general fund, grant, etc.). If the amount is within the current budget, please indicate the amount from 'Existing Department Budget'. If all of or part of the request is a new expense, p...

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