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Who we are

Green Macomb logo

The Green Macomb initiative was created by the Macomb County Department of Planning & Economic Development to support green infrastructure efforts that strengthen the economic vitality, quality of life, and environmental well-being of the region.

Through diverse partnerships, Green Macomb is working with local municipalities, businesses, private residents, and nonprofit organizations in order to enhance our region’s land and water resources.

Tree Plantings Map

This interactive web map showcases trees planted through the Green Macomb Urban Forest Partnership.

In the news

Green Macomb sells a record 20,000 trees and plants during annual sale - 4/24/19

Arbor Day Foundation Awards Finalists Announced - 3BL Media, 1/15/19

Volunteers plant trees through Green Macomb initiative - C & G Newspapers, 5/17/18

Macomb County receives national awards - C & G Newspapers, 5/17/18

Green Macomb is a recipient of a 2018 Achievement Award from The National Association of Counties - 5/9/18

Green Macomb – Urban Forest Partnership branches off in New Direction with a Variety of Arbor Day Programs and Tree Sales, 4/19/18

Place an order to help more trees grow in Macomb County - C & G Newspapers, 3/30/18





Apply for Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 tree plantings here.



Why Plant a Tree?

US Forest Service Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grant

Macomb County has received a grant from the US Forest Service and the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative to reduce stormwater runoff and nonpoint source pollution impacts through targeted increases in tree canopy as green infrastructure. Learn more here.