A grant is making it possible for 16 trees to be planted at seven Bluffton schools.
Waste Management awarded a $5,000 grant to the town of Bluffton. Bluffton Elementary students planted live oaks in front of their school on Friday as part of an Arbor Day celebration.
New trees were planted at these schools:
Bluffton has been designated a Tree City by Tree City USA. The designation goes to cities and towns that maintain a tree board, pass a tree ordinance, spend at least $2 per capita on urban forestry and celebrate Arbor Day, according to a news release.
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