In partnership with EarthCorps, the city hosted 100 volunteers at this tree planting event for Martin Luther King Jr. Day on January 21, 2019. Volunteers contributed 361 hours of their time to plant approximately 1,800 trees at Eastgate Park. The event included Martin Luther King, Jr. quotes and speeches.
For more information contact: Jammie Kingham.
Jessica has managed the Member Jurisdiction and WRIA Grant Programs at KCD since March 2007. Jessica has a Bachelors degree in Environmental Studies and Spanish and graduate level education in the fields of Public Administration, Urban Planning, and Facilitation and Negotiation. She is an experienced program manager responsible for tracking millions of dollars in grant funding with a successful track record of liaising with local governments, nonprofits, and watershed groups on natural resource conservation issues.