Tree City USA—Sterling Communities

A community earning 10 Growth Awards is recognized as a Sterling Tree City USA. Sterling communities are regarded as leaders in community forestry and are often looked upon as innovators.

Sterling Communities by State

Arizona

City Awarded
Litchfield Park 2009

California

City Awarded
Pasadena 2009
Santa Clara 2009
South Pasadena 2009
Tustin 2009

Florida

City Awarded
Largo 2009

Georgia

City Awarded
Warners Robins 2009

Idaho

City Awarded
Boise 2009
Post Falls 2009

Illinois

City Awarded
St. Charles 2009

Iowa

City Awarded
Washington 2009

Kentucky

City Awarded
Henderson 2009

Missouri

City Awarded
St. Peters 2009

Nevada

City Awarded
Nellis AFB 2009

New Jersey

City Awarded
Hawthorne 2009

New York

City Awarded
USMA West Point 2009
Warwick 2009

North Dakota

City Awarded
Cavalier Air Station 2009

Ohio

City Awarded
Bryan 2009

Oklahoma

City Awarded
Morrison 2009

Oregon

City Awarded
Medford 2009

Pennsylvania

City Awarded
West Chester 2009

Tennessee

City Awarded
Clarksville 2009

Texas

City Awarded
Fort Worth 2009
Grand Prairie 2009

Virginia

City Awarded
Front Royal 2009

Washington

City Awarded
Vancouver 2009
Walla Walla 2009

Wisconsin

City Awarded
Stevens Point 2009

View By Year

See the list of Sterling Community designations for each year the award was given.

Year Communities
2013 18
2012 26
2011 22
2010 14
2009 28
2008 23
2007 21
2006 25
2005 26
2004 28
2003 17
2002 30
2001 22
2000 27

Tree City USA is an Arbor Day Foundation program in cooperation with:
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