Block clubs and other organizations in Buffalo have until 5 p.m. Friday to order trees for spring planting through Re-Tree WNY to replace those lost in the October 2006 surprise snowstorm.
Organizations can request trees by visiting www.re-treewny.org and clicking on the “Calendar” section for the link to apply for trees. Planting will take place Nov. 9, with 400 trees available.
Re-Tree WNY also is welcoming volunteers to help in other plantings it is coordinating Oct. 26 at Daemen College in Snyder, Nov. 1 and 2 in Forest Lawn and Nov. 9 in Buffalo’s Old First Ward. For information, visit the Re-Tree WNY calendar page or contact Re-Tree Chairman Paul D. Maurer at 553-4061.